About Italian Garden Seeds
Italian Garden Seeds the exclusive distributor of Franchi Seeds, Italy’s oldest 7th generation family owned and operated Seed Company since 1783 for Eastern Canada.
Italian Garden Seeds has been established to provide you high quality authentic Italian seeds for Canadian growers and gardeners of all sizes. Our goal is to provide quality seed for you to produce home grown authentic Italian vegetables, herbs, bringing a bit of the Italian flavor into your home.
Hello to our Valued Customers.
HELLO PLEASE NOTE WE ARE OPENED FOR THE 2021 SEASON.DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF REQUESTS PLEASE ALLOW A MINIMUM OF 10 BUSINESS DAYS TO PROCESS YOUR ORDER WE ARE WORKING 7 DAYS A WEEK TO PROCESS AND SHIP.
DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID SITUATION CANADA POST HAS POSTED ON THEIR WEBSITE AN UPDATE TO THEIR SERVICE. GIVEN THAT THEY ARE FOLLOWING STRICT SAFETY PROTOCOLS THERE IS A DELAY IN SERVICE. NORMAL DELIVERY TIMES ARE NOW MUCH LONGER SO THEY CAN DELIVER IN A SAFE FASHION FOR THEIR EMPLOYEES AND CUSTOMERS YOU WILL SEE LONGER THAN NORMAL SERVICE. PLEASE ADD A MIN OF 10 EXTRA BUSINESS DAYS TO THE NORMAL DELIVERY TIMES AND COULD BE LONGER. ONCE YOU RECEIVE NOTIFICATION YOUR ORDER HAS SHIPPED ALLOW FOR THIS LONER LEAD TIME TO RECEIVE YOUR ORDER. WE ARE CONTINUING TO WORK QUICKLY BUT ALSO TAKING INTO CONSIDERATION SAFETY FOR OUR STAFF AND FOLLOWING LOCAL HEALTH GUIDELINES.
WITH THE EXTREME CIRCUMSTANCES, REDUCED STOCK AND ITEMS NOT SHIPPED "WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUE WITH BEST AVAILABLE FOR SOME SELECTIONS. PLEASE NOTE AS WE RECEIVED REDUCED STOCK YOU MAY SEE SELECTIONS BECOME OUT OF STOCK AT A QUICKER PACE. WE ARE CURRENTLY WORKING ON RECEIVED ORDERS AND SHIPPING AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE YOU MAY ENCOUNTER A LONGER TURN AROUND TIME OF 10 TO 15 BUSINESS DAYS TO SHIPPING.
EXPRESSING OUR APPRECIATION TO ALL CUSTOMERS AT THIS EVER CHANGING TIME.
Franchi Seeds are untreated, most are open-pollinated, and many are certified organic. Franchi Seeds are NON GMO and Italian Garden Seeds will never knowingly buy or sell genetically modified seed.
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We are proud to announce that Daniel Balfour is the New President for the local Alliston and District Horticurtual Society in Alliston. We meet the 3rd week of each month starting February 2020 we have gardeners from beginner to Master Gardeners, we love to have new people join. We also manage various community gardens around Alliston and hold our annual plant sale in May come visit and see what we are all about and grow with us.
Tomatoes, Arugula, Kale, Cima di Rapa, Cabbage, Leeks & Onions and more. View More
Parsley, Basil, Rosemary, Tarragon, Coriander and more. View More
Cosmos, Carnations, Sunflowers, Summer Flowers, Marigolds and more. View More
Visit our online shop today for more authentic Italian seeds. Please note we are a young company and adding "NEW" varieties twice a year so at this time we do not have a catalogue that can be sent out. Once we have established a large selection for you our customers we wil be putting a catalogue that can be downloaded or mailed out. We apoligse in advance as we all know how good it is to sit and go over seed catalogues during those winter months planning for the first signs of Spring.
We now have a Facebook page ( link on top of page) We would love to hear and see your success stories, have any pictures or videos send them in.
Stay tuned for the 2020 season we will be adding more new varieties this fall that we know you will enjoy. If you have any questions or suggestions for items we do not yet carry please drop us a line we love to hear from you all.
Growing Tips & Resources
Various resources to coach you through bringing the unrivaled taste of Italy to your backyard garden.