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General Policies

We specialise in Italy from the Seed to the plate being the importers for the Franchi seed brand, the oldest family run seed company in the world but we are passionate about the provenance and regionality of everything we sell. We were found to be the most ethical major packet seed brand by Ethical Consumer Magazine and we are also Vegetarian Society approved and Slow Food UK and at Seeds of Italy we have a 5* Food Safety Rating.

Come and visit our store 'The Little Italian Market' at D2 Phoenix Business Pk, Rosslyn Cres, Harrow, Middx, HA1 2SP, 0208 427 5020. Nearest Tube Harrow & Wealdstone,  open office hours (Mon-Fri 0930 to 1700).

Seeds / Provisions / Cookshop / Preserving / Tuscan Perfumery / Gifts / Italian novelties / Tuscan Wood Burning Oven Showroom

Returns - If you've changed your mind no problem - we will accept any seed packet back in perfect resaleable condition. We will not accept fresh items back (fresh sausages, salami etc) but other items sent back in perfect condition and unopened are fine. All items returned should be posted at the senders expense for a full refund of the product but please let us know in advance if you are sending something back or pop a note in with the product so we know who to refund! Please keep products to be returned safely in a cool dry environment so that the packaging does not deteriorate. Any offers or promotions are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Seeds of Italy reserve the right to exclude certain products from offers and promotions (ie pizza ovens for example). Price may change due to adverse market conditions, errors and exceptions omitted. This doesn't affect your statuary rights. 

Dispatch costs and times - Our postage costs are calculated as follows at a flat rate so the more you order the less the postage is proportionally:


In the UK
£2.99 Seeds only dispatched within 14 working days 'Economy Seed'
£4.99 Any product dispatched within 7 working days 'Regular'
£6.99 Any product dispatched within 2 working days 'Express'
£1.00 1-2 Seed packets 
EU  £7.50 Seed packets only for dispatch within 7 working days

We're a family run company and we value our customers very much which is probably why we're still in business are 7 generations in the same family since 1783! Please contact us if we can help you and being Italians, we do prefer to speak to people rather than computers...... but you can email us too.

Best regards
Paolo and Alessandra Arrigo
grow@italianingredients.com