Members are encouraged to review "The Art of Seed Collection"

It is the Meeting Video of June 13, 2021, found under the Members Only tab.


What to donate

  • all kinds of seed

especially alpine species, rock garden species and wild-collected seed

  • seed which will be viable for at least one year

see Seeds with Short Viability which are Welcome Donations

  • well dried seed

see Collecting Seeds

  • well-cleaned seed

see Cleaning and Storage of Seeds

view video by Robert Pavlis, ORG&HPS member


What not to donate

  •  hydrophilic (recalcitrant) seed

see About Hydrophilic Seed

see List of Hydrophilic Seeds

  •  species which are invasive in Ontario

see Grow Me Instead