Seed Exchange

Seed Exchange
April 13, 2024 | 1-3pm

Swap, Shop and Sow with our Seed Exchange!

Join us on for an afternoon filled with green-thumb delights. Bring along your surplus seeds, bulbs, or seedlings to swap with fellow plant enthusiasts, and discover new treasures to adorn your garden. Delve deeper into the world of gardening with insightful talks and workshops led by local experts, who will share their knowledge and passion for cultivating beautiful, bountiful gardens. This event isn't just about seeds—it's about fostering connections, sharing stories, and celebrating the joy of growing together as a community. Let's cultivate a greener, more vibrant world, one seed at a time. See you there!

What to Expect:

  • Seed Exchange: Bring your surplus seeds, bulbs or seedlings to swap with fellow gardeners. Share your favourites and discover new varieties to grow in your garden. Please make sure all items to be exchanged are clearly marked. 
  • Guest Speakers: Learn from local gardening experts as they share valuable tips, tricks, and insights to help you cultivate a thriving garden.
    • 1pm - Growing and Harvesting Cut Flowers with Rachelle Lingley, Rocky Ridge Flower Farm
    • 1:30pm - Seed Saving with Ken Clapson, Chauvin Gardens
  • Market: Goods will be available to purchase from Rocky Ridge Flower Farm, Chauvin Gardens and Craigavon Farms.
  • Community Connection: Connect with like-minded gardeners, exchange gardening stories, and foster a sense of community around our shared love for plants and sustainability.

Don't miss this opportunity to kickstart your gardening journey and sow the seeds of nourishment and joy.