seed & ingredient sources

special Lebanese Middle Eastern resources for seeds and spices

  • Arabic spices
  • specialty ingredients
 
  • organic seeds
  • lebanese vegetable seed sources
www.buylebanese.com
herbs, spices, coffee, pastries, nuts
  www.horizonherbs.com
zaatar plants and seeds (organum syriacum)
www.sahadis.com
coffee, nuts, gift baskets
  www.seedsofchange.com
organic armenian cucumber seeds
www.hashems.com
huge selection of tools, products, spices, ingredients, citric acid, olives, etc.
  www.fedcoseeds.com
organic white bush Lebanese cousa squash, super zagoss middle eastern cucumber
www.daynasmarket.com
huge selection of tools, products, spices, ingredients
  www.vegetableseedwarehouse.com
muncher cucumber, armenian cucumber, okra
 www.zamourispices.com
zaatar, sumac
  www.naturalgardening.com
diva cucumber (similar to mid-east prolific)
, armenian cukes, golden purslane (bale), magda middle eastern summer squash (kousa), fava beans (ful)
www.penzeys.com
herbs & spices–a few middle eastern including zaatar, ceylon cinnamon (healthiest), 
  www.rareseeds.com
armenian cucumber, muncher cucumber (similar to mid-east prolific)
, Lebanese white bush (kousa)
www.thespicehouse.com
middle eastern herbs & spices, pomegranate molasses, rose water, zaatar, and ceylon cinnamon (true cinnamon)
  www.reimerseeds.com
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ersian Middle East cucumbers, diva cucumber, muncher cucumber, Lebanese white bush (kousa), purslane (baqle)
http://edhumeseeds.com
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ebanese summer squash “Clarinette” bush (kousa), Armenian and muncher cucumber seeds, Italian parsley
  www.swallowtailgardenseeds.com
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mar’s Lebanese heirloom tomato seeds “The best tasting tomato we have ever grown.”, diva and armenian cucumbers
Seed Savers Exchange is a great resource.   www.botanicalinterests.com
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ebanese summer squash “Dirani” bush (kousa), Persian baby and Armenian cucumber seeds, purslane Golden (baqle)
    A website listing organic seed companies which may not be listed here.
www.montereybayaquarium.org/SeafoodWatch
regional lists of which seafood to buy and why for health and environmental concerns…sustainable seafood choices
  Be sure to order seeds from non-GMO and non-Monsanto owned seed companies. check this Safe Seed link for more info.
     

Lebanese & Middle Eastern food blogs, forums and other Lebanon related resources

i contributed articles every week for a year about food and garden on the Arab America website.
www.egullet.com
www.lebweb.com
www.sudairy.com