Seed Library

Welcome to the



The Seed Library is now open for the 2024 season!

The KTL Seed Library offers heirloom, locally-saved, open-pollinated seeds free to anyone with an active Mid York Library card. Participants are encouraged, but not required, to return seeds to keep the exchange self-sustaining. All are welcome to browse the Seed Exchange, choose up to five packets of seeds (free of charge), and take them home. Planting instructions are available.

Learn More

In this video, Seed Exchange Founder Mary Ellen Blakey discusses the history of the exchange and how it works.

Send us your garden photos! 

email photos to
to have your garden featured on this page


Visit to watch any of the many archived webinars including:

Gardening with Heirlooms

and Seed Saving for Beginners



Using the Seed Exchange

getting started SE

Useful Terms and Definitions

SE Definitions

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *