I saw something to get excited about at the Westmount Public Library the other day: they are reusing their old card catalogue as a Seed Library. You need a library card to use it, but the terms are generous! Read the photographs below:
Here is how you can contribute to the seed library:
They are looking for well-dried seeds in Ziploc bags. There’s not really any limit to what kind:
- Heirloom varieties of plants
Make friends with someone in Westmount if you want to take advantage of their offer; or maybe recreate this seed sharing system in your own library, if they haven’t already.