Vegetable Seeds & Gardening Seeds Online
Welcome to the home of 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 and flowers, bringing a bit of the Italian flavor into your home.
Italian Garden Seeds wishes to bring the joy of these seeds to you just as Giovanni Franchi started in 1783 when he began selling his seeds around the market squares of Parma from his horse drawn cart.
Varieties/Types and Quantity of Seeds
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.
Buon Giorno and thank you for visiting Italian Garden Seeds home of Franchi Seeds. Please enjoy your visit to our website and we do appreciate any comments and or suggestions to help better service our customers, You can send a note through our comment page, make a request or ask a question about that hard to find variety and we will try to answer all.
Our website does have a generous selection of seeds from Franchi Sementi but this is only a small portion of what is available, because of space as well as making sure that we have provide varieties our customers like we have a small selection posted. Franchi Seeds offers over 1000 different types and varieties of seed we will add and remove selections on a continual basis.
How to Purchase & Shipping Method
Ciao, Italian Garden Seeds ships via Canada Post and provides regular ground service or the expedited option. We have done cost comparisons on a variety of different orders and have compared that to the big couriers and based on the weight of each order Canada Post has offered the best rates. We are always working hard to lower shipping which none of us like to pay. We will be reviewing freight each month to provide the best for you "Our Customers".
For New and Returning Customers,
Making a purchase from Italian Garden Seeds is very easy. Please take your time to view our selections and for those items you like to purchase, just select the quantity of the item and click the add to cart button located on each page. This will add your selection(s) to your cart and you can continue to shop or if ready to check out you can select the view cart feature to the left side bar.
If you are a returning customer you will already be set up in our system, and if you are a new customer ( we thank you ) you can follow the steps to set yourself up and proceed through the check out. Should you encounter any issue(s) with your check out process please send us an email through our contact page and we will be quick to respond and assist. If you have any questions please feel free to submit an email through the contact page.
Grazie/Thank you for selecting Italian Garden Seeds.
Ciao and Grazie to all out customers for making this year a wonderful gardening year. We have had a tremendous response from gardeners and have shipped allot of orders, we do apoligise to our customers for running out of a few items throughout the year we have made notes and will adjust our ordering and inventory for the upcoming new season.
We would love to receive your comments, success stories and if you have pictures of your success stories please send them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can review and add to our website.
We had allot of early requests for a catalogue and now to have one ready to download as a PDF from our site. We will be adding "NEW" selections from veggies to herbs and maybe some flowers.
We will be putting together some combination packets for you our customer 2, 3 maybe 4 types together at a cost savings . If you do not see something on the website, please drop us an email and we can reivew and maybe bring it in from Italy as a regular item.
Well harvest time is fast approaching and our gardens here are coming along wonderfully and we look to have a terrfic harvest. We planted alot of the flower seeds and will post some pictures on the site, they are doing great and providing lots of color and wonderful commets from our guests.
Thank you for a wonderful year and we hope your thumbs are green and your baskets full Happy Gardening to all.