Exotics - Made Easy!
Red Kangaroo Paw
Wonderful shade of coral red when started early can flower in 1
year. Furthermore, its
almost hardy and definitely so in a cold greenhouse.
Germination is no problem with the Smoke Primer.
Red stems and red base but enchanting green
flowers and the State Flower of Western
An exquisite collection of those
breathtaking flowers. Hand
picked, hand cleaned and now easier to germinate than ever before if
you use the Smoke Primer.
Smoke Primer - A small 1
inch disc has been impregnated with a ‘look alike’, smell
alike’, chemical imitating a forest fire.
By soaking the seed with the disc for 24 hours the natural
dormancy period is interrupted and the seed germinates much more
readily. 1 disc is
included in price of packet together with simple instructions.
- Apium graveolens var. dulce
Bright red stalks which blanch pink if kept from the light.
Stays red when cooked. Very
hardy and flavourful
Walking Stick - Brassica oleracea longata.
The famous giant kale (or cabbage),
reaching 5-7 feet the first year, and up to 20 feet the second.
The straight thick trunks may be cut and polished to make
handsome walking sticks, and the leaves may be harvested for years.
Striking and unusual.
Australian Yellowleaf - Lactuca sativa
Long, narrow, crumpled leaves are a vivid, glowing yellow-green.
Crisp, tender, stands heat.
Big frilled leaves overlaid with
deep intense red. Very
large plants, holds well through summer heat.
- Capsicum species
Very unusual peppers with 3 or 4
flat wings and a pointed, wrinkled centre.
Thin and crisp, green turning red when ripe.
The seeds and veirns are extremely hot, but the wings are
sweet and mild.
Customers - All types of seed, including
tree & shrub seed & corn seed in small packets may now be
shipped directly to you without import permit, phytosanitary
certificate or delay.
The J. L.
Hudson, Seedsman 2002 seed catalogue is available from:
J. L. Hudson,
Star Route 2, Box 337
La Honda, California, 94020 USA
have NO phone number, website or e-mail!
The catalogue is recyclable and
boasts that “This catalog was produced entirely without
the use of computers.”