Seed bank stocktake event, 14 June 2016
Our next gathering is a chance to become intimate with the seed we have in our shared seed bank and methods for storing and sorting. Yes, this evening is all about the seeds!
As many of you know, there are both challenges and delights to finding seeds in our seed bank – it can be a mix of emotions. Come along and help us maintain the collection, grab seeds ahead for next season and learn about storing your own seed. Continue reading
List of seeds in the seed bank – vegetables first and flowers and herbs following.
Here’s our latest inventory of seeds in our seed bank (click to view as a PDF).
We encourage members to use the lists to identify the seed they would like to access (take home, grow, save again, share & return!) and also opportunities to expand or renew the seed bank by contributing seed we don’t currently have or are running low on.
By Lou Bull
Seed bank records. Photo Lou Bull
Our recent Seedy Sunday gathering was a lovely afternoon of sorting through the seed bank, tidying up recent seed that has come in, learning more about how to collect good quality viable seed and creating a new card system. Continue reading