Seed Library

Welcome to the BPL Seed Library!

Get your garden growing for free with the BPL Seed Library! Borrow a variety of seeds to plant and grow -  no matter if you're experienced or brand new to gardening. All you need is a library card! Apply online or visit your nearest location to sign up.

Looking for inspiration? View our Seedy Saturday videos to get information and tips on how to keep that garden growing. 

Seedy Saturdays

Join us Saturdays in March 2022 for Seedy Saturday presentations celebrating the joy of gardening and growing your own food!

Requesting Seeds

Complete the form below and select your top five seed choices.  You will be notified when your seeds are ready for pick-up; drop by your selected library during open hours or make an appointment for Express Pick-Up at a set time. Please note that seeds are donated so supplies may be limited.

Seed Library Request Form

Please choose up to 5 types:

Seed Type Preferences *
Seed Type Preferences options

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