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green mexican huauzontle seeds

 
Deborah Tupin
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hi, i am trying to find the green huauzontle seeds, the kind stuffed with cheese, battered, and fried. i can only find the red seeds for sale and the seed heads are not full enough for my needs. if anyone has these seeds or knows where i can find them, please let me know. of course, i will pay for them if you have some to share. ty, deb
 
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I find this vendor online http://rangeviewseeds.com.au/hauzontle/1161-huauzontle.html Will that work for you?
 
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ty cassie, i did see this site but they are in australia. i just assumed they could not ship to me, but i will go double check that now. it would be great if they could because they have exactly want i want
 
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Oops, I usually catch when they're not in the US. I think most restrictions are about shipping into Australia, so there's still a chance. If they can't, maybe they have an idea for other suppliers.
 
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cassie, i tried but the order did not go through. i sent them a message and am awaiting a reply
 
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After going through several pages of results under the latin name I come across this company https://www.4seasonsseeds.com.au/epages/4seasons.sf/en_AU/?ObjectPath=/Shops/4seasons_seeds/Products/V-AM03/SubProducts/V-AM03-0001 But they don't show any pictures with the seed head. I can't tell the difference between huauzontle and lambs quarters from photos. The two plants are very closely related. Before ordering from them I'd want to confirm it was the kind grown for the flower heads.

Of course, they're also an Australian company. For a plant that originated in a different hemisphere it's amazing that they seem to be the only suppliers. I'm gonna try fumbling through a Spanish language search now.
 
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That did it. Search huauzontle semillas and a lot of vendors pop up. I'm sorry I'm not bilingual. However it is reassuring to see that they are out there. Give it a little more time and someone more helpful will probably see this thread. Sorry I didn't find a convenient site.
 
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cassie, ty for all your help. i do speak some spanish so i will try the link you found. who knew it could be so hard to find these seeds. i saw the photos from 4 season seeds too and i also thought it was just lambs quarter which i have growing wild in one section of our farm. i will let you know if i can buy them off the site you gave me. deb
 
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