Monsoon Plant Fair

Join us for our first Monsoon Plant Fair at the Native Seeds/SEARCH Conservation Center on River Road. This fair will feature veggie and herb starts and wildflower and landscape plants.

Location: NS/S Conservation Center, 3584 E River Rd, Tucson, AZ
Date: Friday & Saturday, July 23rd & 24th
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Each Day

*CREDIT CARDS ONLY* - no cash or checks

Plant Lists (varieties in Green are from the NS/S Collection)
*Varieties are subject to change based on availability from partner growers.

Veggies:
Cucumbers - Armenian, Lemon, Marketmore
Chichiquelite
Chiles: Cayenne, Chiltepin, Bell Pepper, Habanero, Serrano, Shishito, Del Arbol, Ordoño, Wenk's Yellow Hots
Eggplant
I'itoi "onion"
Malabar Spinach
Melons: Honeydew, Charentais, Chimayo

Okra

Squash: Rancho Marques, Black Beauty Zucchini, Yellow Bush Scallop, Golden Zucchini, Waltham Butternut
Tomatillos
Tomatoes: Eva Purple Ball, Lemon Ice Dwarf, Stupice, Tasmanian Chocolate Dwarf, Ciudad Victoria, Flamenco, Punta Banda
Watermelons: Crimson Sweet, Moon & Stars

Herbs:
Moroccan Mint
Hibiscus
Moringa
Basils: Cinnamon, Fino Verde (aka Spicy Globe), Holy Red & Green, Siam Queen, Genovese, Italian Large Leaf, Mrs. Burns' Lemon
Epazote
Sesame Benne

Luffah "Dish Cloth"

Native Landscape & Wildflower Plants
Acacia angustissima / White Ball Acacia  
Asclepias angustifolia / Arizona Milkweed  
Asclepias subulata / Desert Milkweed  
Calliandra eriophylla / Pink Fairyduster 
Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum / Chiltipines 
Dalea greggii / Trailing Indigo Bush
Dodoneae viscosa / Hopseed Bush  
Euphorbia antisiphylitica / Candelilla  
Euphorbia rigida / Gopher Spurge  
Justicia californica / Chuparosa  
Justicia candicans / Red Justicia  
Larrea tridentata / Creosote Bush  
Machaeranthera tephrodes / Santa Cruz Aster  
Menadora longiflora / Showy Menadora  
Monarda fistulosa / Beebalm  
Penstemon parryi / Parry Penstemon  
Ratibida columnifera / Prairie Coneflower  
Ruellia peninsularis / Baja Ruellia  
Ruellia brittoniana/ Mexican Petunia  
Salvia clevelandii / Cleveland Sage  
Salvia greggii / Autumn Sage  
Simmondsia chinensis / Jojoba  
Sphaeralcea fendleri / Fendler’s Globemallow 
Tecoma stans / Yellow Bells  
Tetraneuris aucalis / Angelita Daisy  
Thymophylla pentacheata / Dyssodia  
Verbena tenuisecta / Moss Verbena 
Yucca elata / Soaptree Yucca  

 

Can't make the Plant Fair? Order seeds from our Monsoon collection here>>