Welcome to the Hall of Fame

Researching and documenting the pedigrees of individual cultivars is an integral part of the  preserving heritage seeds.  Through this work it has become evident that certain individuals and organizations stand out for the accomplishments of their work.

The following list of individuals is certainly not inclusive and will grow as time and resources permit. These people and their work all have had a tremendous impact on the seed industry and agriculture in general.

Seedsman Hall of Fame


Seed Preservationists

Barnes, Carl

Shomer, Forest

Blum, Jan

Whealey, Kent

Futterman, Mark Wyatt, Chuck
Nabhan, Gary  

Other Horticultural Figures

Ball Jr., George

Payne, Theodore - (Off-site Link)

Burr, Fearing

Rockwell, F. F.

Coleman, Eliot Solomon, Steve - (Off-site Link)

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This tribute to great pioneers in horticulture was created and is sponsored by:
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