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Irish Seed Savers
Supporters Organic Seed Catalogue
When you become a supporter of the Irish Seed Savers you are entitled to FREE seeds and FREE potato seeds from our supporter's catalogue. On the left of this page you can download an order form. Please post in your completed order form and we'll have your seeds off to you as soon as possible.
Turnips and swedes
A northern Irish swede with upright habit. Good sweet flesh, purple skin and grows to a good size, lasting all winter.
This swede comes from a collection of old varieties grown in Ireland. Very hardy, can grow up to 30cm across with pale flesh & mild flavour.
Popular heritage variety from Co. Cork. Medium-sized turnip with long purple / magenta skin & delicious golden flesh. Lasts well through the winter & into spring.
This variety is new to us, coming originally from a ship-wreck on North Haven Island off the coast of Maine. It has excellent flavour and hardiness, keeping well into spring. Very upright in the ground with purple skin.
A native Irish variety of swede turnip still remembered by many. Hardy and disease-resistant with a delicate, mellow, sweet flavour.
Native Irish heritage selected at Backweston research station. Big purple-skinned roots of good flavour and hardiness.
White egg turnip
Quick-growing white mild-flavoured summer turnip. Excellent for successional sowing. Originally from the American Seed Savers' Exchange.
Best of all
An Irish landrace, traditional swede/turnip, with purple and white skin growing to a good size. Golden flesh very sweet and tasty.
Black sugar sweet
This variety orginally came from a seed stall in la Ramblas in Barcelona. It has very long roots, that keep well even through winter. Black skin surrounds firm white flesh which has a sweet sugary flavour.