Welcome to The Roughwood Center

The Roughwood Center for Heritage Seedways is a Pennsylvania based 501c3 non-profit educational organization devoted to heritage foods prepared from heritage seeds. The Roughwood Seed Collection, the oldest private seed collection in Pennsylvania, is now part of The Roughwood Center and through it’s 5000 food plants from around the globe we explore creative ways to express our culinary heritage through educational presentations, workshops, food tastings, books, dinners, and more!

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Check out our amazing collection of heritage vegetable, herb and flower seeds in the store!

Home Grown Vegetables

Heritage Vegetable Seeds

Raised by Roughwood and our amazing Growers

5,000

Heritage seed varieties seedbanked from around the world

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Historical Flower
Seeds