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Vegetable Seeds for the Aussie Home and Market Gardener. Supplying popular and rare varieties of veggie, herb and flower seed packets.
Generous quantities of seed per packet.

Dave’s Seed supplies Heirloom, Open Pollinated and Hybrid vegetable, herb and flower seed packets. I aim to grow as much vegetable seed as I can muster from my 5 acre property based 5 minutes out of the lovely Cygnet, Tasmania and to seek out the best seed varieties from around the world to enhance the veggie gardening experience for Australian gardeners.

I also operate Dave’s Seedlings which is found at the local markets supplying organically grown vegetable, herb and flower seedlings focusing on Tasmanian cool climate vegetable gardening.

The bulk of the tomato, chilli, capsicum, eggplant and lettuce seed offered is home grown as well as a number of other seeds. Home grown seed is marked organically grown seed. 

Vegetable Seed Packets and Seedlings (August to April) are available at local markets and can be collected from my home. Seed Packets are sent to all Australian States except Western Australia at this time. I enjoy a good chat about gardening and am always happy to wander about the veggie garden with customers.

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The Little Fingers eggplant journey

The Little Fingers eggplant journey

In this post I will follow the life of the Little Fingers Eggplant. It will end up less words and more pictures. The Sowing: On the 19 July 2022, I sowed the seeds into a punnet placed onto a heatmat in a hothouse. The soil mix is pretty basic. Organic Compost, Propagation Sand and Perlite …

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Growing Broad Beans in Tasmania

Growing Broad Beans in Tasmania

Growing Broad Beans in Tasmania Broad beans are a perfect crop for the cool temperate climate of Tasmania. They are a bushy annual that can grow from 1 to 1.8m tall depending on the variety, soils and weather. Broad Beans (Fava) are a legume thus from the Fabaceae family but are not from the Bean …

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Tomato Season in Tasmania 2021/22

Tomato Season in Tasmania 2021/22

Thoughts on the 2021/22 Tomato growing season. Yet another season is now pretty much behind us Tasmanian’s. Yet another erratic season of ups and downs. Below are some of my thoughts on the season gone and a review of the tomato varieties I grew (either outside or in the hothouse). These are my experiences where …

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Gday Gardeners.I will be back to the Cygnet Market next Sunday August 21 for the new growing season. I will have a selection of organically grown seedlings such as onions, spring onion, peas, lettuce, brassicas, rocket, spinach, flowers and herbs such as Rosemary and others if ready.Dave’s Seed boxes will also be there at $3.50 a packet. Alternatively you can order online at and take advantage of online sales.Bring on the new seasonDavePS: I am not taking pre-orders or set asides this season to alleviate some work for myself!! See MoreSee Less
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See me at the Cygnet and Franklin market from August to April

Cygnet Market is on the first and third Sunday of the month, Franklin the fourth Sunday, 10am to 2pm. I sell seasonal vegetable, herb and flower seedlings and seeds.

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