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Charlotte Seed Library

This is a project of the Charlotte Library, to encourage and support our community’s home food producers and seed savers. It is part of a network of Seed Libraries and Seed Savers worldwide which promote the growing of heirloom varieties and keeping the seeds in the hands of the people. 

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Questions? Please contact us at seed@charlottepubliclibrary.org.

It’s not too Late!

The Charlotte Seed Library 2021 Catalog is still available! Click here to check it out, and read our February Seed Fever Blog Post to find out more about how to get your seeds.

Happy planning – and planting!


Latest from the Blog…

  • Harvest of the Month: October
    2021 October Harvest of the Month is Kale! Kale is a member of the Brassicaceae family, also known as the cabbage family, along with broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, cauliflower and kohlrabi. It originated in the Mediterranean region and was broughtContinue reading “Harvest of the Month: October”
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    From our friends at HANDS: Gardening expert Charlie Nardozzi will be presenting our FINAL (sadly) “HANDS in the Dirt” workshop of the season tomorrow, September 15, at 10:00am via Zoom. He’ll make a brief presentation titled “Putting Food By” and thenContinue reading
  • Harvest of the Month: September
    September’s Harvest of the Month is Sweet Peppers. Here’s some information from the Vermont Harvest of the Month site: Peppers are native to Central and South America. They are among the first plants to be cultivated there. Pepper seeds datingContinue reading “Harvest of the Month: September”

Ongoing Seed Library Programs

Community
Seed Sharing

We’ve wrapped up the Community Seed Sharing program for 2020.

Thanks for participating, and check out our latest blog post about saving seeds so you’ll have even more to share for next year!

Seedlings to Share

We’ve wrapped up the Seedlings to Share program for 2020.

It was so wonderful to see gardeners coming together to share seedlings among themselves and to plant it forward to help feed our community.

Thank you for participating!

Adopt-an-Heirloom

Help the Seed Library maintain a stock of diverse and popular heirloom vegetable, herb, and edible or pollinator-friendly flower seeds to make available in the community next year. Choose something from the Seed Library or use one (or two, or three?) special favorites you grow already and have saved their seeds. Interested in becoming a Seed Library Steward by Adopting an Heirloom to grow this year and save some of its seeds? Contact…

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All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today.

Ancient proverb

Resources

Be sure to visit our Resources page for articles and links about gardening and seed saving. If you’re looking for some particular information or how-to’s, please contact us and let us know how we can help you!

About Us

The Charlotte Seed Library is a program of the Charlotte Public Library in Charlotte, Vermont.

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  • seed@charlottepubliclibrary.org
  • (802) 425-3864

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115 Ferry Street
Charlotte VT 05445
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