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If you follow the instructions for germinating these tropical species, there is a good chance of success. They are suitable as indoor plants.


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Carrion Flower (Stapelia hirsuta)

Carrion Flower (Stapelia hirsuta)

A species with beautiful dark red flowers, which in nature are pollinated by flies.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Bell Stapelia (Stapelia leendertziae)

Bell Stapelia (Stapelia leendertziae)

An unusual carrion flower with bell shaped purple flowers of up to 12cm large. A rare species with populations in South Africa and Swaziland.

€ 3,50
African Dream Herb (Entada rheedii)

African Dream Herb (Entada rheedii)

A great climber from Africa with large seeds that can float thousands of kilometres by sea. In Africa, the seeds are used as a traditional medicine to induce vivid dreams.

€ 3,00 p/seed
Aloe vera (Aloe vera)

Aloe vera (Aloe vera)

Known by the many applications of its juice in cosmetics. Also performs well on the windowsill. 

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Annona conica

Annona conica

Rare species from north-western Ecuador with yellow, cone-shaped fruits that are edible. Plant which can also fruit in a container.

€ 6,00 p/5 seeds
Arabica Coffee (Coffea arabica)

Arabica Coffee (Coffea arabica)

The most cultivated coffee species in the world, which originates from the rural areas of south-western Ethiopia. Coffee can also be kept as a houseplant.

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Aroena (Quaqua mammillaris)

Aroena (Quaqua mammillaris)

Rare species from Namibia with flowers of varying shades of red to black. The juicy stems are eaten in Namibia against thirst, hangovers or stomach ulcers.

€ 4,00
Australian Baobab (Adansonia gregorii)

Australian Baobab (Adansonia gregorii)

Only species with an origin in Australia. Aboriginals used these trees as a water source during dry periods. Can be cultivated as houseplant too.

€ 5,00 p/5 seeds
Australian Passionflower (Passiflora aurantia)

Australian Passionflower (Passiflora aurantia)

A Passionflower from Australia with a compact growth that grows well as an indoor plant. This species produces plenty of flowers, which colour gradually from yellow to red.

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Bau Banana (Musa bauensis)

Bau Banana (Musa bauensis)

A very rare species that has been discovered in 2002 on Borneo. The purplish white inflorescence is followed by pale yellow bananas.

€ 5,00 p/5 seeds
Bhut Jolokia (Capsicum chinense 'Bhut Jolokia')

Bhut Jolokia (Capsicum chinense 'Bhut Jolokia')

In 2007, this pepper from north-eastern India was declared the hottest pepper in the world. A very small piece is enough to make a dish extremely spicy. Great to try out.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Blue Latan Palm (Latania loddigesii)

Blue Latan Palm (Latania loddigesii)

Rare Blue latan palm, originates from Mauritius and has beautiful blue-gray leaves. Grows well indoors.

€ 5,00 p/3 seeds
Bodhi Tree (Ficus religiosa)

Bodhi Tree (Ficus religiosa)

A sacred tree from India, where Buddha would have experienced his enlightenment. A copy on Sri Lanka is currently the oldest living plant flower in the world.

€ 3,00 p/portion of seeds
Happy Tree (Camptotheca acuminata)

Happy Tree (Camptotheca acuminata)

The trunk, bark and leaves contain a substance which plays an important role in Chinese medicine. In China and Tibet, people are convinced that this plant makes them happy.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Woodland Passionflower (Passiflora morifolia)

Woodland Passionflower (Passiflora morifolia)

A small passionflower from the dryer forests of South America with white/purple flowers. Grows well as an indoor or container plant at a minimum of 0 degC.

€ 4,00 p/10 seeds
Catura Coffee (Coffea arabica 'catura')

Catura Coffee (Coffea arabica 'catura')

Coffee with great taste, high yields and resistant to bright sun. For those reasons, this species becomes increasingly popular with coffee producers.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Kola Nut (Cola acuminata)

Kola Nut (Cola acuminata)

Formerly, cola was made from the nuts of this plant. And it’s quite possible Coca Cola still uses the cola tree for its secret recipe. It’s a rare, tropical plant from Africa.

€ 8,00 p/seed
Cruz Caspi (Browneopsis uyacalina)

Cruz Caspi (Browneopsis uyacalina)

Very remarkable and rare species from Ecuador. Young leaves are first red-purple and white spotted and then change in colour through red-green to fully green.

€ 9,00 p/seed
Decary's flamboyant (Delonix decaryi)

Decary's flamboyant (Delonix decaryi)

Rare species from southern Madagascar with a striking thickened trunk. The flowers are a colourful mix of white petals, a yellow spot and red stamens.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Canary Islands Dragon Tree (Dracaena draco)

Canary Islands Dragon Tree (Dracaena draco)

The sap turns red when exposed to oxygen, so when it’s damaged, it looks like the tree is bleeding. The species performs well as a houseplant.

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Dwarf Arabica Coffee (Coffea arabica 'nana')

Dwarf Arabica Coffee (Coffea arabica 'nana')

This dwarf variety is even more suitable to produce your own coffee. Because of its compact growth, this variety is ideal as a houseplant.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Hedgehog Lily (Massonia depressa)

Hedgehog Lily (Massonia depressa)

A peculiar plant from South Africa with two leaves and a spiky cluster of flowers in the center. The flowers are pollinated by rodents.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Velvet Bean (Mucuna sempervirens)

Velvet Bean (Mucuna sempervirens)

The flower trusses with beautiful purple/yellow flowers grow directly from the stem and can be up to 35 cm big.

€ 4,00 p/2 seeds
Frangipani (Plumeria rubra)

Frangipani (Plumeria rubra)

The beautiful flowers spread a wonderful smell and have been used for perfumes for hundreds of years. It is a special plant for a sunny spot.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Yellow Nickernut (Caesalpinia ciliata)

Yellow Nickernut (Caesalpinia ciliata)

Rare nickernut used for jewellery and various mancala games. They can be found on beaches.

€ 6,50 p/5 seeds
Winged-stem Passionflower (Passiflora alata)

Winged-stem Passionflower (Passiflora alata)

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Golden Fuchsia (Deppea splendens)

Golden Fuchsia (Deppea splendens)

A very rare species from southern Mexico, with beautiful flowers. The tropical species is extinct in nature, but was saved by a botanist. Suitable as indoor plant.

€ 6,00
Gray Nickernut (Caesalpinia bonduc)

Gray Nickernut (Caesalpinia bonduc)

The grey, graceful seeds are used for jewellery and various mancala board games. The seeds grow in spinose pods on a tropical climber.

€ 4,50 p/5 seeds
Giant Carrion Flower (Stapelia grandiflora)

Giant Carrion Flower (Stapelia grandiflora)

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Henna (Lawsonia inermis)

Henna (Lawsonia inermis)

The red pigment henna has been used for thousands of years for colouring nails, hands and hair. With this plant, you could make your own henna paste!

€ 3,00 p/50 seeds
Indian Thorny Bamboo (Bambusa bambos)

Indian Thorny Bamboo (Bambusa bambos)

A large bamboo from the tropical forests of India, with sharp thorns and stems that fade from black to green. Suitable as a houseplant. 

€ 3,00 p/30 seeds
Injo Passionflower (Passiflora ambigua)

Injo Passionflower (Passiflora ambigua)

This species has even been grown by the Maya’s for their 5 cm large, orange-yellow edible fruits. The plants can still be found on old Maya temples.

€ 4,00 p/10 seeds
Javan Cucumber (Alsomitra macrocarpa)

Javan Cucumber (Alsomitra macrocarpa)

World’s largest winged seeds which can spread themselves over a long distance by floating. 

€ 8,00 p/seed
Cinnamon Tree (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)

Cinnamon Tree (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)

Cinnamon is the dried interior bark of the cinnamon tree and is used for all kinds of dishes and teas. 

€ 6,00 p/5 seeds
Cannonball Tree (Couroupita guianensis)

Cannonball Tree (Couroupita guianensis)

The large, round fruits are heavy and fall like a cannon ball of the tree when they’re ripe. Branches and trunk can be completely covered with red-yellow flowers.

€ 7,00 p/5 seeds
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Fever Tree (Cinchona officinalis)

Fever Tree (Cinchona officinalis)

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Cow's Horn Euphorbia (Euphorbia grandicornis)

Cow's Horn Euphorbia (Euphorbia grandicornis)

This bizarre succulent makes angular, zigzagging stems with big spines that look similar to cow’s horns.

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Kona Coffee (Coffea arabica 'Kona')

Kona Coffee (Coffea arabica 'Kona')

Coffee from the Kona district on Hawaii, where fertile volcanic ground provides excellent soil for growing great coffee. It’s one of the most expensive coffee species in the world.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Red Lucky Seed (Adenanthera pavonina)

Red Lucky Seed (Adenanthera pavonina)

A species from India with beautiful, bright red seeds which are used in Asia for all kinds of jewellery.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Black Hamburger Bean (Mucuna holtonii)

Black Hamburger Bean (Mucuna holtonii)

A tropical climber with creamy white flowers that hang from long stems, and are pollinated by bats. The seeds can float and are dispersed by the ocean all over the world.

€ 4,00 p/2 seeds
Corkscrew Vine (Cochliasanthus caracalla)

Corkscrew Vine (Cochliasanthus caracalla)

A tropical vine with unusual asymmetric curled flowers that produce a good fragrance. Minimum temperature of 10 degC.  

€ 6,00 p/5 seeds
Madagascar Baobab (Adansonia madagascariensis)

Madagascar Baobab (Adansonia madagascariensis)

This baobab from Madagascar comes with a smooth, brown-grey trunk and remarkable, bright red flowers. 

€ 5,00 p/5 seeds
Manila Palm (Veitchia merrillii)

Manila Palm (Veitchia merrillii)

€ 4,00
Marble Berry (Pollia condensata)

Marble Berry (Pollia condensata)

These wonderful blue berries reflect the most of all organisms in the world. Therefore they call them the juwels of the forest too. Small plant that can be cultivated as...

€ 8,00 p/3 seeds
Medusa's Head (Euphorbia caput-medusae)

Medusa's Head (Euphorbia caput-medusae)

The meandering leaves make the plant look like the head of Medusa. It is the host plant of the parasitic plant Hydnora africana in South Africa.

€ 5,00 p/5 seeds
Miracle Fruit (Synsepalum dulcificum)

Miracle Fruit (Synsepalum dulcificum)

€ 6,00 p/3 seeds
Noni (Morinda citrifolia)

Noni (Morinda citrifolia)

The peculiar yellowish white noni fruits are famous for the healthy juice that can be made of the fruits. It is an easy plant to grow indoors.

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Elephant-ear Tree (Enterolobium cyclocarpum)

Elephant-ear Tree (Enterolobium cyclocarpum)

The national tree of Costa Rica produces brown, coiled pods with ornate seeds. The seeds are often used for jewellery and the natural way it spreads is as of today still unknown.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Annatto (Bixa orellana)

Annatto (Bixa orellana)

The bright red dye annatto is in the bristly fruit of this tropical plant from the Amazon and is used for lipstick and soap.

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Hamburger Bean (Mucuna sloanei)

Hamburger Bean (Mucuna sloanei)

The seeds of this climbing plant have a hard seed wall, to protect them on their journey overseas. The decorative seeds are often used for jewelry.

€ 3,50 p/3 seeds
Papyrus (Cyperus papyrus)

Papyrus (Cyperus papyrus)

Besides paper, the stems were also used for the construction of boats, roofing and rope during the times of ancient Egypt. Papyrus likes to stand in a layer of water as a...

€ 3,50 p/portion of seeds
Passionflower (Passiflora capsularis)

Passionflower (Passiflora capsularis)

A small passionflower white flowers and red, ribbed fruits that burst open upon ripening. Can be grown as an indoor or container plant.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Peronia (Ormosia krugii)

Peronia (Ormosia krugii)

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

Persian Carpet Flower (Edithcolea grandis)

The individual flowers of this species resemble the pattern of a Persian carpet. It is an easy plant that can tolerate drought well.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Peanut Butter Tree (Bunchosia argentea)

Peanut Butter Tree (Bunchosia argentea)

The red-orange fruits taste like peanut butter and can be eaten fresh or processed into jam or milkshakes.

€ 9,00 p/5 seeds
Plantain Banana (Musa x paradisiaca)

Plantain Banana (Musa x paradisiaca)

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Rainbow Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus deglupta)

Rainbow Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus deglupta)

Beautiful eucalyptus with a colourful trunk that originally grew in the tropical forests of the Philippines.

€ 4,00 p/portion of seeds
Zulu Giant (Stapelia gigantea)

Zulu Giant (Stapelia gigantea)

This carrion flower produces yellow-red flowers of up to 40cm large: the largest of all Stapelia flowers! An easy succulent for a sunny spot.

€ 4,00
Grandidier's Baobab (Adansonia grandidieri)

Grandidier's Baobab (Adansonia grandidieri)

World’s largest baobab from Madagascar, which can also grow as a houseplant.

€ 5,00 p/5 seeds
Giant Granadilla (Passiflora quadrangularis)

Giant Granadilla (Passiflora quadrangularis)

The giant granadilla is the largest passionflower and can grow 15 meters per year. The flowers are quite large, reaching a diameter of around 10 cm. The sweet and edible fruits...

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Rice (Oryza sativa)

Rice (Oryza sativa)

Rice grows well in a pot indoors or in a sunny, moist spot in a greenhouse. For the past 10.000-15.000 years rice has been cultivated in Asia.

€ 3,00 p/portion of seeds
Robusta Coffee (Coffea canephora)

Robusta Coffee (Coffea canephora)

This species contains more caffeine, therefore the coffee tastes a little bit more bitter. Robusta coffee is often blended with Arabica, providing an optimal taste and a layer...

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Red Hamburger Bean (Mucuna urens)

Red Hamburger Bean (Mucuna urens)

A climbing plant from South America with elegant seeds that resemble a hamburger. The seeds are dispersed by the ocean and can be found on beaches all over the world.

€ 5,00 p/2 seeds
Red Traveller's Palm (Ravenala sp. 'Honkondambo')

Red Traveller's Palm (Ravenala sp. 'Honkondambo')

A rare, new traveller's tree with a red leaf base. Makes a good indoor plant.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Scarlet Banana (Musa coccinea)

Scarlet Banana (Musa coccinea)

The beautiful red bracts that surround the yellow flowers make this banana species a very decorative indoor plant. The small orange fruits are not edible.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Rouge de Réunion (Strongylodon siderospermum)

Rouge de Réunion (Strongylodon siderospermum)

An incredibly beautiful and rare tropical climbing plant from the Réunion island with up to 40 cm large flower clusters.

€ 5,00 p/seed
Pink Bauhinia (Bauhinia monandra)

Pink Bauhinia (Bauhinia monandra)

The pale pink flowers gave one yellow petal full of red-purple spots. A tropical plant from Madagascar with leaves in the shape of a butterfly.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Saba Ling (Mucuna macrocarpa)

Saba Ling (Mucuna macrocarpa)

A rare climber from south-east Asia, with purple/yellow flower trusses, and seeds that are dispersed by water.

€ 4,00 p/seed
Sacha Inchi (Plukenetia volubilis)

Sacha Inchi (Plukenetia volubilis)

€ 4,00
Elephant's Foot Yam (Dioscorea elephantipes)

Elephant's Foot Yam (Dioscorea elephantipes)

The greatly thickened stem has the pattern of a turtle shell and is used for the storage of starch. The species performs well as a houseplant.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Spindle Palm (Hyophorbe verschaffeltii)

Spindle Palm (Hyophorbe verschaffeltii)

Beautiful palm from Rodrigues with a graceful trunk that can easily be kept as a house- or container plant.

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Tamarind (Tamarindus indica)

Tamarind (Tamarindus indica)

€ 3,00 p/5 seeds
Telegraph Plant (Desmodium gyrans)

Telegraph Plant (Desmodium gyrans)

The leaves of this species are constantly moving under the influence of light and vibration. This goes so fast that it is visible to the naked eye. Quite a wonderful plant.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Ruffled Fan Palm (Licuala grandis)

Ruffled Fan Palm (Licuala grandis)

Rare, small palm which originates from the island of Vanuatu in the Pacific ocean. The leaves are beautifully fan shaped.

€ 3,50 p/5 seeds
Victoria Water Lily (Victoria amazonica)

Victoria Water Lily (Victoria amazonica)

€ 10,00 p/5 seeds
Black Batflower (Tacca chantrieri)

Black Batflower (Tacca chantrieri)

The peculiar black flowers are associated with bats and grow on stems up to 70 cm. The plant is a suitable houseplant, reaching a height of around 1 meter.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
White Batflower (Tacca integrifolia)

White Batflower (Tacca integrifolia)

A tropical plant from Southeast Asia, which has peculiar white flowers that resemble the shape of a bat.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)

Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)

A striking appearance in the Sahel desert with a swollen trunk and graceful pink-white flowers. An easy potplant that can also be grown as a bonsai.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Indian Banyan (Ficus benghalensis)

Indian Banyan (Ficus benghalensis)

The species starts as an epiphyte and produces aerial roots that form into woody stems and thus can take the place of its previous host. Also performs well as a houseplant.

€ 4,00 p/portion of seeds
Ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata)

Ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata)

The flowers emit a lovely scent in the evening, so this species is ideal as a houseplant. The species is especially known for its oil which is extracted from the flowers.

€ 4,00 p/10 seeds
Sandbox Tree (Hura crepitans)

Sandbox Tree (Hura crepitans)

The gourd-like fruit of this species bursts with tremendous strength and loud noise apart. The seeds are fired off at a speed of 250 km/h, so that they can spread up to 100...

€ 5,00
Seagrape (Coccoloba uvifera)

Seagrape (Coccoloba uvifera)

Seagrapes grow in clusters and colour on ripening to red. They taste sweet and sour, can be eaten fresh or processed into jam, juice or wine.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
Sea Heart (Entada gigas)

Sea Heart (Entada gigas)

Large heart-shaped seeds that spread throughout the entire world via the sea currents and originate from the Amazon. One of the most special seed varieties in the world.

€ 4,00 p/seed
Sea Purse (Dioclea reflexa)

Sea Purse (Dioclea reflexa)

The special decorative seeds look like small purses and are distributed via the sea. It is a tropical vine with purple flowers.

€ 5,00 p/2 seeds
Sugar Apple (Annona squamosa)

Sugar Apple (Annona squamosa)

The scaly fruits have white, sweet fruit flesh and a texture like yoghurt. Provide a warm, sunny spot at a minimum of 10 degrees Celsius.

€ 3,50 p/10 seeds
South American Travellers Palm (Phenakospermum guyannense)

South American Travellers Palm (Phenakospermum guyannense)

A rare species from the Amazon delta that is related to the travellers palm of Madagascar. The large banana like leaves grow in a fan-like shape.

€ 4,00 p/5 seeds
Bilimbi (Averrhoa bilimbi)

Bilimbi (Averrhoa bilimbi)

Green fruits have juicy, sour pulp and are used in the Surinamese kitchen. They grow on the stem of this tropical plant. 

€ 3,00 p/10 seeds
Black Jade Vine (Mucuna nigricans)

Black Jade Vine (Mucuna nigricans)

Rare, spectacular climber plant from Eastern Asia. Black purple flowers grow in clusters of 30 cm. Plant is suitable for a subtropical or tropical climate.

€ 4,00 p/seed
Black Pearl Tree (Majidea zanguebarica)

Black Pearl Tree (Majidea zanguebarica)

The seeds of the black pearl tree are velvety soft. They are often used in jewelry and ripen in red fruits.

€ 4,50 p/5 seeds

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