USEFUL LINKS - By Subject
PO Box 207 Snug Tasmania
Tel : 03 6267 9663 Fax : 03 6267 9592
No frills mail order seed company with a good range of seeds.
Doesn't offer the combinations of seeds or the range of accessories that
Diggers Seed Club
offers but is considerably cheaper and the quality of seeds is
just as good. Plus you usually get more seeds per packet. It is my first port of call when buying
The only annoying thing about them is that they mark all their use by
dates on their packets of seeds as expiring in the following year.
Seed shelf life varies greatly depending on the type of seed, some seeds
will last up to 10 years. This one use by date fits all practice
is a disturbing trend as Phoenix is not the only seed company to adopt
this label method.
To counter it I suggest that, whatever brand of seeds you buy, you
should mark your own use by date on each packet using a seed use by date
chart such as the one found on my
Seed storage Life