Horticultural Seed

 

Zamseed also deals in indigenous vegetable seeds which are an important source of micro nutrients. In the case of leafy vegetables they are also a major source of vitamins and protein for the poor. The company imports 90% of its vegetable seeds from Europe with 10% accounting for the indigenous seeds.

All Zamseed seeds are of the highest quality and have passed through a rigorous chain of quality checks to guarantee that all seeds meets or exceed legal industry standards.

The Company focuses on wholesale and retail sales and partners with a network of seed distributors within the country and neighboring countries such as Botswana, Congo, Namibia and Tanzania.

PRODUCTS

INDIGENOUS VEGETABLE SEEDS

 

 

IBONDWE AMARANTHUS

 

When to sow: All year round except April, May and June

How to sow: Sow seeds in beds and cover 1cm deep in rows 5cm apart

When to transplant: When seedlings are 4 - 5 weeks old transplant to the garden

Spacing: 90 cm between rows and 75 cm between plants

  MUSTARD (MPILU)

When to sow: February

Where to sow: Nursery seed bed for later transplanting

How to sow: Sow seeds in thinly 0.5cm deep, in rows 5cm apart. Cover the seeds with fine soil, press down and mulch.

Spacing: 60cm between rows and 30-45cm between plants in the row

 

 

 AFRICAN EGGPLANT (IMPWA-Golden White)

 

When to sow: All year round except April, May and June.

How to sow: Sow seeds in beds and cover 1cm deep in rows 5cm apart

When to transplant: When seedlings are 4-5 weeks old transplant to the garden

Spacing: 90cm between rows and 75cm between plants

 

 

 

PEAS (Dark Skin Perfection)

When to sow: All year round, March - June sowing will yield best results

How to sow: Sow seeds in rows 60cm apart and 20cm deep cover with fine soil. Thin out later to leave 5cm between plants

Where to sow: Will do well on wide range of soils. Direct sowing is recommended

Days to 1st Harvest: 13 weeks

 

 AFRICAN EGGPLANT (IMPWA-Chimumbwa)

When to sow: All year round except April, May and June.

How to sow: Sow seeds in beds and cover 1cm deep in rows 5cm apart

When to transplant: When seedlings are 4-5 weeks old transplant to the garden

Spacing: 90cm between rows and 75cm between plants

 

 RAPE (Nanga)

When to sow: All year round

When to sow: Nursery seed bed for later transplanting

When to sow: Sow seeds thinly 1cm deep in rows for later thinning. Cover the seeds with soil and press down.

Spacing: 45cm between rows and 30cm between plants in the rows.

 

OKRA (Clemson Spineless) 

 

When to sow: January - All year round

where to sow: Directly

How to sow: Sow seeds thinly 2-3cm deep, in rows for later thinning. Cover the seed with fine soil and press down.

Spacing: 60cm between rows and 40cm between plants in the row.

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Depots

Chipata Depot
Stand No. 931 David Kaunda Rd
P.O. Box 510695, Chipata
Tel: +260 216 21500
Eastern province

Kapiri Mposhi Depot
Stand No. 911 Great North Rd
P.O. Box 810194, Kapiri Mposhi
Tel: +260 215 271166/74
Central Province

Kitwe Depot
Kitwe Show Grounds
P.O. Box 22196, Kitwe
Tel: +260212 226777
Coperbelt Province

Mazabuka Depot
Lubombo Rd
P.O. Box 670174, Mazabuka
Tel: +260 213 30275
Southern Province