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Varieties Quebec seed box | Le Nutritionniste Urbain

Bernard Lavallée, the urban nutritionnist, has developped an interest for scientific vulgarisation through his carrier.  Subject that he is the most interested in are sustainable eating, urban agriculture, food marketing, environment and eating behavior. Thus, it was just logical that he would offer a range of heirloom Quebec seeds so that the pleasure of gardening would match the pleasure of eating!

The vegetable garden heritage of Quebec is full of vegetables, fruits and herbs that are practically unknown to us today. This box has been designed to allow gardeners to taste these flavors of the past.

The box contains:

The Little Illustrated Guide to the Vegetable Garden, a 64-page book aimed at equipping amateur and more seasoned gardeners


The following varieties:

common chives
Watercress Groleau
Lettuce Côte de Beaune
Oka melon
Saint-Hubert peas
Tomato Montreal Tasty
Little Sparrow Tomato
The seeds were grown in Quebec by seed companies Terre Promise, Le potager ornamental de Catherine and Les jardins de l’ecumène, without the use of pesticides or synthetic fertilizers and were harvested and selected by hand. They are free of rights and reproducible.