@burpeegardens was EST. 1876 in Philadelphia. The early Burpee catalogs (LEFT) were eye-catching, but the seeds were sent in plain kraft-paper packets. Burpee now uses photos on the packets (RIGHT) it sells in stores.
Top 12 Garden Seed Catalogs - 2017
Top 12 Garden Seed Catalogs • Check our top 12 list of garden seed catalogs for 2017. Great seed catalogs like Burpee, Seed Savers, Park Seed, Johnny's and more!
Normally I would be the last person to ever attempt such a thing as growing herbs, as everything I plant, be it inside or out, meets a rather quick demise. (My photo is posted on the wall of the Burpee seed offices with WANTED on it. But I digress.) However,
I added my trusty JR Peters - Jack’s Classic 10-30-20 Blossom Booster and the next day my green tomatoes had turned to a perfect yellow. They are Golden Dwarf Champion yellow tomatoes. The 1899 W. Atlee Burpee Seed Annual described that the original seed was sent to them by a customer in