Upper South

August, 2004
Regional Report

Web Finds

Heirloom Seeds
Learn more about collecting, conserving, and sharing heirloom vegetable seeds from Seed Savers Exchange. This non-profit organization, founded in 1975, has a network of members committed to saving our garden heritage. The Web site offers information about saving heirlooms, a resource list, varieties that they offer for sale, and membership information.

Books

Heirloom Tomatoes
From the hundreds of heirloom tomato varieties available, author Carolyn J. Male has selected the consistently top-performing varieties in 100 Heirloom Tomatoes for the American Garden (Workman Publishing, 1999; $17.95). Each variety is described in detail and has a full-page color photo. Male also provides information on saving tomato seeds and creating a new variety, as well as down-to-earth information on starting and growing tomatoes.

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