Seed Library

I think Spring is here??? 
  

The Lincoln Seed Library is open for business thanks to the dedicated help of community gardeners Cindy Grau, Nan Parsons, and Maria, as well as some Lincoln students!  

Seedling availability TBD.
-Items marked with an * are available in SEEDLING form
(usually 3 plants per container).  
-Items marked with a  #  have 10 SEED PACKETS or less.

 Happy Growing!!!
Planting and seed saving instructions can be found for all plants by clicking on this link.

(You will need to show your valid driver's license/State ID in the office)

 

Flowers

Bird and Butterfly Mix


For the Birds Flower Mix

Mixed Cosmos

Mixed Snapdragons


Mixed Zinnias


Pollinator Petal Patch



Purple Columbine


Taiyo Sunflower - organic


Teddy Bear Sunflower Only For Children at Farmer's Market


Wildflowers# Sorry, all gone!
 

Herbs

https://www.rareseeds.com/bouquet-/

*Bouquet Dill - organic#

https://www.rareseeds.com/chives-common/

*Chives - organic


https://hudsonvalleyseed.com/cilantro-coriander.html

*Cilantro - organic#


*Cinnamon Basil


Garlic Chives


https://www.rareseeds.com/basil-lemon/

*Oregano Sorry, all gone!

*Parsley Sorry, all gone!



 

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


Beets:

Cylindra

Early Blood Turnip

Cauliflower:

Early Snowball

Corn:


Tom Thumb Popcorn

Cucumbers:

*Tendergreen Burpless#
                          

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

            *Dwarf Champion# 


https://www.victoryseeds.com/tomato_freds-tie-dye.html

*Fred's Tye Dye#

*Rosella Purple#
*Sweet Scarlet Dwarf#

Gourd:

Mixture

Kale:

Lettuce:

Buttercrunch Lettuce


Grandpa Admire's - organic


https://www.seedsavers.org/lolla-rossa-organic-lettuce

Lolla Rossa#


Metta Lettuce Mix


Red Leaf


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#


https://www.rareseeds.com/golden-cal-wonder/

*Golden Cal Wonder#

*Maya Habanero#

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

Miniature Chocolate Bell

*Purple Beauty Sorry, all gone!

*Serrano Tampequino#


*Sweet Chocolate

Pumpkin:

Big Max Only For Children at Farmer's Market


Radishes:

French Breakfast

Squash:

https://hudsonvalleyseed.com/waltham-butternut-squash.html

*Butternut


Tomatoes:

*Amish Paste



*Black Cherry


*Cherokee Purple


*Cour Di Bue





*Italian Heirloom- organic




*Mixed Bumblebee Cherry

*Sunrise Bumblebee


*Tlacolula Pink


Watermelon:

Blacktail Mountain- organic#


Sugar Baby

Zucchini:

*Cocozelle- organic

https://www.rareseeds.com/zucchini-golden-squas-1-oz/ *Golden Squash


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!"  

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