Seeds Blog

Rohrer Seeds is turning 100!

Jan 1, '19

Come and join us for our CENTURY CELEBRATION and SPRING KICKOFF on Saturday March 2nd from 8 am–5 pm The day will feature- Door Prizes and Giveaways Special Deals in our Retail Store Free Pack of Seeds Free Plant from Ken’s Gardens Free Refreshments Seed Packing Demonstration Historical Display of...

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What Kind of Yellow and White Sweet Corn to Plant?

Jun 8, '18

White, yellow, and bi-color sweet corn suggestions: The time has finally come for planting sweet corn and we would like to suggest a few of our top performing varieties. If you prefer white sweet corn, we highly recommend our Avalon Triple Sweet variety, an 82 day corn, producing exceptional sweet...

June, July, & August... What to Plant in the Garden?

Jun 8, '18

Summertime is still a great time to plant certain seeds! Below we list some great options: June is already upon us and it’s almost summer but there is still plenty of time to sow a variety of vegetable seeds in the garden. Here in the mid-Atlantic region, pumpkins, winter squash,...

New Seed Varieties for a Superior 2017 Garden

Jan 10, '17

Every year brings exciting changes, especially with regards to seeds! We have added 13 new varieties to our lineup and they are sure to not disappoint. Rutgers 250 Tomato. This heirloom variety was developed by Rutgers University to bring back that old-time Jersey Tomato flavor. Fireball F1 Hybrid Radish. Fireball...

An Unexpected Groundcover

Apr 26, '16

Last year we installed raised beds in our small kitchen garden.  We had access to free, HUGE beams and the ability to construct them (thanks, Dad!) so it seemed crazy not to add them.  When they went in, we found a use for the mountain of bricks we’ve dug up...