MM Semple

Since 1989, The Sweet Habanero has been growing organically without chemicals or pesticides; and, has been a licensed Florida nursery and FDACS Seed Dealer. Growing, packaging and selling a variety of fresh and dried medicinal herbs, bare root seedlings; and, a variety of organic seeds (the sweet n spicy Heirloom peppers, Venezuelan Aji Dulce (which we named The Sweet Habanero and the sought after Spanish tapa pepper, the Padron).

We have been a proud member of the Local Harvest Community since 2007 and since then, thanks to Local Harvest community and customers like you, our list of regulars keeps on growing. Unfortunately, with the passing of my husband we have had to give up our farm but we continue to grow on a much smaller scale our medicinal herbs and heirloom peppers.

Anamu (Guinea Henweed), is a tropical medicinal herb best known for its anti-cancerous, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties. Available in both fresh cut and dried leaf for tea and infusions; and, bare root seedlings.

Available in limited quantities are seeds, we harvest from plants grown the organic way: heirloom peppers, Venezuelan Heirloom Aji Dulce, Padron, Bhut Jolokia, Habanero; medicinal herbs, plants and seed; Culantro (Racao), Aloe Vera, Basil, Kalanchoe pinnata / Miracle of Life. Please check our store for availability.

As AUTHORIZED distributors for Brinsea Products Inc., we offer a full line of Incubators and Brooders, Pet Products (Vetario Intensive Care Units), Katkabin Dez Rez, Skratchkabin) and Clifton Coops . Email for brochure, pricing or more info.

SHIPPING: We ship via USPS First Class or Priority Mail and is included in the listed price unless otherwise stated. USPS Delivery Confirmation Tracking is included on all Priority Mail orders to ensure safe delivery. Live plants and fresh herbals ship Monday and Tuesdays weekly. All other orders ship Monday to Friday. Orders are carefully packed as to ship safely but we cannot guarantee how USPS treats them once they leave our nursery. USPS does not insure perishable items. If your plant does not arrive safely please let us know and we will work with you.

Note: Dried herbs are cut fresh at time your order is ready to process. This can take from 48 to 72 hours depending on any orders ahead of yours.

Any questions please email.


Listing last updated on May 3, 2015

For most catalog products, Local Harvest retains a payment of 13% of the sale, including shipping but before taxes (10% sales commission + 3% credit card processing fees) plus a $0.25/order processing fee. Our products come Fresh from Florida No Chemicals No Pesticides Only Non GMO Seed & Plants Open-pollinated Specialty Pepper Seed Medicinal Plants n Seed: Anamu, Morenga Oleifera, Kalanchoa Herbs: Culantro - Recao, Basil, Holy Basil - Tulsi Micro Greens

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I planted the seeds and they germinated quickly. I am looking forward to enjoying them when they are ready to harvest. Thank you!

Your cuttings were received in a very timely manner and were in wonderful shape. This has become one of my most anticipated spring projects......The majority of my cuttings are now showing new leaves.... [more]

wonderfull flavor!!! I am a native to pueto rico and i use aji Dulce for sofrito , (great for flavoring meats, soups, rice,ect....) I live in minnesota and could not find the seeds anywhere!!!!! thank you LOCAL HARVEST!!!!

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