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J. L. Hudson, Seedsman
A PUBLIC ACCESS SEED BANK - ESTABLISHED 1911
1911 - 2020
Our 110th Year
NOTE: We are in the central California COVID-19 quarantine lockdown area, so there may be some disruptions in coming weeks. All non-essential businesses are required to shut down, and all persons are told to remain in their homes and only travel for essential purposes. Because we are mail-order and online, we should be able to continue normal operations, since the postal system will remain open, and we do not expect any significant delays in sending your seeds. We may have to limit trips to the post office to once a week. The Spring Supplement may be delayed. You may continue to order as usual.
New Arrivals - Updated 28 December 2019
"Preservation Through Dissemination"
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Scope and Purpose:
We are a public access seed bank - not a
commercial seed company. You will find that our presentation of information and
how you access our seedbank is a bit different from ordering seeds from the
usual on-line commercial enterprise.
Our purpose is the preservation of botanical biodiversity, the propagation and dissemination of rare, threatened and endangered plants, research into the biology of seeds, and the preservation of vanishing knowledge of the uses of plants - called "ethnobotany" or "ethnobotanical knowledge". To this end, we propagate and distribute rare seeds from every continent; native plants from around the world, including flowers, vines, trees, cacti, culinary herbs, heirloom vegetables, ornamentals, hardy perennials, medicinal plants, and tropicals. We also distribute Gibberellic Acid-3, complete GA-3 kits, and a full line of supplies for priming your seed with this powerful natural germination enhancer. We also distribute many unusual books about edible plants, medicinal plants, American Indian, Australian, and African ethnobotany, books on seed saving, source lists, and more.
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United States Department of Agriculture Import Permit #37-40343 Revised
California Department of Food and Agriculture Authorization to Sell Seed #0020
California Department of Food and Agriculture License to Sell Nursery Stock #D3588.001
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