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.

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 Our 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.


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 2019 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.




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.

NEW" yes it has been a while in coming but 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 2019 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.

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