Seed Library



Thank you to Go Green Park Ridge for the shout out to our Seed Library!  Please read the shout out here.

Remember to SAVE your seeds at harvest time!!!
    
     
    
Thanks to everyone who participated in picking up seedlings and seeds.  Look for an email in late summer to remind you about saving seeds.  Happy Growing!!!
Planting and seed saving instructions can be found for all plants by clicking on this link.

(Items with an *asterisk will be available as a seedling in Mid-May)
(You will need to show your valid driver's license/State ID in the office)


 

Flowers


Benary's Giant Zinnias

Bird and Butterfly Mix


Bon Bon Zinnia

Sorry, all gone!



Sensation Cosmos Mixture Sorry, all gone!


Skyscraper Sunflower


Taiyo Sunflower - organic

 

Herbs

*Bouquet Dill - organic Sorry, all gone!

Chives - organic


*Cilantro - organic

Sorry, all gone!

*Genovese Basil - organic Sorry, all gone!

Rosemary did not cooperate with us this year. We'll try again next year!
 

Vegetables


Beans:

Calypso - organic

Contender Bush

http://www.seedsavers.org/provider-bean?ck=2HxwjGolApNT9q9A&cktime=140650

Provider- organic

http://www.seedsavers.org/rattlesnake-snap-bean?ck=2HxwjGolApNT9q9A&cktime=140650

Rattlesnake Snap- organic

Carrots:

Cosmic Purple
Sorry, all gone!


Cauliflower:

*Early Snowball Sorry, all gone!

Corn:

                Strawberry Popcorn

Sorry, all gone!

           

Tom Thumb Popcorn

Cucumbers:

*Tendergreen Burpless

Sorry, all gone!

Dwarf Tomatoes: These dwarf varieties were developed to successfully grow in containers.

*Beryl Beauty Sorry, all gone!


*Emerald Giant Sorry, all gone!

*Rosella Purple Sorry, all gone!


*Sweet Scarlet Sorry, all gone!

*Sweet Sue Sorry, all gone!


Gourd:

Mixture

Lettuce:


Buttercrunch Lettuce

Sorry, all gone!

Grandpa Admire's - organic

Sorry, all gone!

Metta Lettuce Mix

Sorry, all gone!


Outredgeous

Sorry, all gone!

Tennis Ball- organic


Peas:

http://www.seedsavers.org/amish-snap-pea

Amish Snap- organic


Sugar Daddy Snap


Peppers:

http://www.seedsavers.org/alma-paprika-organic-pepper

Alma Paprika

Beaver Dam


*Horizon Bell Pepper
Sorry, all gone!


*Maya Habanero Sorry, all gone!


http://www.seedsavers.org/miniature-chocolate-bell-organic-pepper

Miniature Chocolate Bell

*Purple Beauty Sorry, all gone!


Pumpkins:


Howden Pumpkin


Tomatoes:

*Amish Paste

Sorry, all gone!

*Black Cherry

Sorry, all gone!

Sorry, all gone!

Sorry, all gone!

*Italian Heirloom- organic
Sorry, all gone!

*Sunrise Bumblebee
Sorry, all gone!


*Tlacolula Pink

Sorry, all gone!

Watermelon:

Blacktail Mountain- organic


Sugar Baby

Zucchini:

*Cocozelle- organic Sorry, all gone!


*Golden Squash

Sorry, all gone!
General Planting Guidelines
Transitioning Plants from Indoors to Outdoors
Transitioning Plants from Indoors to Outdoors-2

Here's a link to see if seeds you have saved are still viable.

Seed Checkout: 
Monday-Friday, 8 am - 4 pm
Lincoln Seed Library
Lincoln Middle School
(you will need to show your valid driver's license/State ID in the office)
200 South Lincoln Avenue
Park Ridge, IL  60068
847-318-4220

To place an order for pick-up:

Please let your gardening friends know about our heirloom seeds so that they can also "Check them out!"  

This year's seeds have arrived, and have been organized by the ever efficient Jenny Duerkop!  Seeds 
were planted with the gracious help of two 
phenomenal gardeners, Cindy Grau and Nan Parsons! 
 
        
   

https://sites.google.com/a/d64.org/lincoln-middle-school-lrc/seed-library/seed_library_4.JPG?attredirects=0
                              
Direct all questions to:
Anka Rasic...arasic@d64.org  -OR-   Denise Reeder...dreeder@d64.org