Seed Library



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


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! 
 
                                                            
   

We're ready to check out this seeds! Here's what we're offering this year:
(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)

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

Flowers


Benary's Giant Zinnias

Bird and Butterfly Mix


Bon Bon Zinnia




Sensation Cosmos Mixture


Skyscraper Sunflower


Taiyo Sunflower - organic

 

Herbs

*Bouquet Dill - organic


Chives - organic


*Cilantro - organic



 

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


Cauliflower:

*Early Snowball

Corn:

                Strawberry Popcorn


           

Tom Thumb Popcorn

Cucumbers:

*Tendergreen Burpless



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

*Beryl Beauty 20 plants


*Emerald Giant 10 plants


*Rosella Purple 2 plants


*Sweet Sue 3 plants


Gourd:

Mixture

Lettuce:


Buttercrunch Lettuce


Grandpa Admire's - organic


Metta Lettuce Mix


Outredgeous


Tennis Ball- organic


Peas:

Amish Snap- organic


Sugar Daddy Snap


Peppers:

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

Alma Paprika

Beaver Dam


*Horizon Bell Pepper


*Maya Habanero


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

Miniature Chocolate Bell

*Purple Beauty


Pumpkins:


Howden Pumpkin


Tomatoes:

*Amish Paste


*Black Cherry


*Italian Heirloom- organic


*Sunrise Bumblebee


*Tlacolula Pink


Watermelon:

Blacktail Mountain- organic


Sugar Baby

Zucchini:

*Cocozelle- organic

*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!"  

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