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Seed Swap

Included with Garden admission; free for members

In need of seeds? Want to meet fellow seed lovers? Bring seeds or bulbs to share, exchange them for new and interesting seeds, and learn how to use Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s Seed Library. By swapping, borrowing, planting, harvesting, saving, and returning seeds to the library, you can join your neighbors in a fun and fruitful planting cycle. Read on to learn more.

Please bring seeds to swap or donate to the Seed Library and/or a canned food donation for Feed More

Saturday, February 8, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Event Details

What’s provided:

  • Assorted seeds provided in a “potluck-style” exchange
  • Educational literature, books, and other resources about saving and planting seeds
  • Quick and dirty primer to the new Seed Library: what it is, how to use it

What you should bring:

  • Clearly labeled seeds and bulbs to trade (this is not mandatory, but helps sustain the swap!)
  • Containers, baggies, or envelopes
  • A desire to learn and grow

Please note: this seed swap is included with Garden admission, and supplies are limited; today’s events will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.