Remember to collect your seed this year for our 2022 Seed Exchange. We will begin requesting your seed donation in September/October time frame.
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.
Identify your seeds correctly
Seed donated to seed exchanges are sometimes misidentified. Compare your plant to images on the Internet.
Determine the correct name using one of these tools.
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
- well dried seed
see Collecting Seeds
- well-cleaned seed
What not to donate
- vegetable seed
- hydrophilic (recalcitrant) seed
- species which are invasive in Ontario
see Grow Me Instead