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Date Posted: 2 May 2017


Author: The Seed Collection   Date Posted: 30 November 2016

Although we haven’t had many warm days yet you should be seeing some results in your garden. Tomatoes will be making good growth and you may even be fortunate enough to have fruit on some of your plants!


Author: The Seed Collection   Date Posted: 28 September 2016

A list of herb, vegetable and flower seeds suitable for sowing now in your Australian climate.


Author: The Seed Collection   Date Posted: 20 September 2016

We have recently started offering bulk seed (seed sold by weight) as a buying option for some of our more popular varieties as well as varieties that are commonly mass planted.


Author: TheSeedCollection   Date Posted: 30 June 2016


Author: Adam Boddy   Date Posted: 8 June 2016

Welcome to our new website!

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Recent blog posts:


How Cold Stratification Gives Seed Germination a Helping Hand

Author: The Seed Collection   Date Posted: 17 July 2018 

Some plants produce seeds that have evolved a period of dormancy to get them through a winter before germinating. Cold stratification is a method of simulating seasonal conditions to encourage reluctant seeds to germinate more reliably.

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A Beginner's Guide to Botanical Names: Why They're Important and How They're Used

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 11 July 2018 

The Latin names found on seed packets & plant labels aren't there just to make life complicated for gardeners. These botanical names are a vital way of identifying precisely which kind of plant you're dealing with.

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How Scarification Brings Stubborn, Slow-Germinating Seeds to Life

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 30 June 2018 

Scarification is slightly intimidating word for what's really a simple but useful process. Some varieties of seed need a helping hand for speedy and reliable germination, and scarifying them for gardeners to tease more seedlings out from these seeds.

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Winter Maintenance of Fruit Trees

Author: John Mauger   Date Posted: 30 June 2018 

Winter is on us and that means fruit tree maintenance. What we do now will have a big effect on the health of our trees and the quality of next season’s crop.

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Radishes: Quick-Growing, Versatile Heroes of the Kitchen Garden

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 29 June 2018 

Radishes can be taken from seed packet to plate in as little as four weeks, and they're far more versatile in the kitchen than they're usually given credit for. Lending their peppery bite to salads, soups, and stews radishes are an essential spicy root.

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Comments (3)

By: on 23 November 2016
Hi Adam Did you get my txt with pics and lot no. to number you gave me in regards to the seeds that were a different variety? Regards Rodney Riddle

TheSeedCollection Response
Hi Rodney, please email us.


By: on 13 July 2016
This website is seriously fantastic!


By: on 14 June 2016
Hi The Seed Collection...just love your new website...and so much colour.

TheSeedCollection Response
Glad you like it!