OSSI ‘Freed’ Seed

The following varieties have been designated as Open Source by the people who bred them. OSSI does not sell seed of these varieties but seed is available from a variety of our seed company partners.

Varieties of the following crops have been released under the OSSI Pledge:

Barley, Bean, Broccoli, Calendula, Carrot, Celery, Corn, Cress, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard, Oca, Pepper, Quinoa, Spelt, Wheat, Winter Squash, Zucchini,

Barley, Hordeum vulgare

Bean, Phaseolus vulgaris

Bean, Cicer arietinum

Broccoli, Brassica oleracea

Calendula, Calendula officinalis

Carrot, Daucus carota

Celery, Apium graveolens

Corn, Zea mays

Cress, Lepidium sativum

Kale,Brassica napus

Lettuce, Lactuca sativa

Mustard,Brassica rapa

Oca,Oxalis tuberosa

Pepper,Capsicum annuum

Quinoa,Chenopodium quinoa

Spelt,Triticum spelta

Wheat,Triticum aestivum

Winter Squash,Cucurbita maxima

Winter Squash,Cucurbita pepo

Zucchini,Cucurbita pepo