Are Burpee Seeds Made in the USA?

To this day, our historic home at Fordhook Farm in rural Bucks County, Pennsylvania, is a trial ground for coming breakthrough varieties. Our longtime slogan says it best: Burpee Seeds Grow. Our seeds germinate up to 35% over required state and federal minimums and are always non-GMO.

How do I get a Burpee seed catalog?

Request a free catalog by visiting the Burpee website and using the form to fill out your name and mailing address; then click the ​”Subscribe” button. You also can sign up for the optional but free email newsletter. Subscription to the newsletter is not required to receive the catalog.

Where are Burpee plants grown?

Today, Burpee is one of the world’s foremost home garden seed and plant companies. We breed and grow plants and produce seed worldwide at our locations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Holland, and India.

What company owns Burpee?

Burpee Holding Company Inc.
W. Atlee Burpee & Co./Parent organizations

Does Ball own Burpee?

In 1991, the Burpee company was acquired by George Ball, Inc., a diversified horticultural family business.

Is Burpee a good seed company?

Successful plant hybridizing by Burpee has led to some of the best vegetable and flower seeds for American growers. Burpee also acquired The Cook’s Garden 10 years ago, and now offers some of the best gourmet veggies, greens, and herbs from around the world.

How many burpees should you do a day?

After doing some simple math, we can see that it takes roughly 20 burpees to burn around 10 calories. However, weight can affect the number of calories burned during exercise as well.

Who started Burpee seed company?

Washington Atlee Burpee
W. Atlee Burpee & Co./Founders
The Burpee company was founded in Philadelphia in 1876 by W. Atlee Burpee, an 18-year-old with a passion for plants and animals and a mother willing to lend him $1,000 of “seed money” to start his business.

Does Burpee treat their seeds?

All of our seeds are sold untreated, so the gardener can choose to plant untreated, or use chemical or organic treatment or supplements as they see fit. Burpee is committed to providing the best “natural” seed portfolio in the industry to our Home Garden customers, and stand behind what we sell.

Why do Burpee seed packets say not for human consumption?

Why do Burpee seed packets say not for human consumption? Not for human consumption means they haven’t been inspected as well as the packaging location. Plus the levels of toxins allowed could be different.