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10th Annual Seed Swap

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~ A Free Community Event for 10 Years! ~

Event Details

  • 11:30am-12:00pm ‘Home Grown Seed Share‘ -open early for people with home grown seed to share AND all people affected by the Camp Fire
  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Seed Swap Potluck Style
  • Plant & Scion Swap
  • **‘Garden Space Connections’ -Help connect gardeners in need of space in 2019 with gardeners who have space to offer
  • Seeds & Plants For Sale
  • Community Non-Profits
  • Food & Beverages For Sale (courtesy of Chico Natural Foods!)

**New this year, ‘Garden Space Connections’! In light of the Camp Fire we want to help connect people who cannot utilize their own gardens this coming season with those who have garden space to share!


What To Bring

  • Surplus Seeds, Bulbs, Plants, Cuttings & Scion to Exchange
  • Used Envelopes/Containers & Pens/Pencils (please label your items)


To Volunteer

We need volunteers to help us make the 10th year of the seed swap a huge success, please consider volunteering for a shift or two. It’s simple and easy to do online: https://www.volunteersignup.org/YLCRA

For More Information

Hosted By

Sponsored By

WOULD YOU LIKE TO SPONSOR THE SEED SWAP? Contact us at info@chicoseedlendinglibrary.org



~ Donations Help Keep The Seed Swap Going ~

The Annual Seed Swap and the Chico Seed Lending Library (CSLL) are programs that are fiscally sponsored by Earthshed Solutions, a 501(c)(3) public charity. If you wish to make a tax-deductible donation to help keep the Seed Swap going strong please follow the link to make an online donation or contact us at info@chicoseedlendinglibrary.org.



New Flower Seed!


We had a fabulous ‘Lettuce Get Together’ yesterday. Thank you CSLL volunteers, once again, for all your help keeping our inventory up to date!

We’ve added some gorgeous new flower varieties to the mix this month! Come on in and check ’em out!

  • Foxglove -Faerie Queen
  • Zinnia -Moulin Rouge
  • Amaranth -Elephant Head
  • Sunflower -Tall Yellow, Mammoth and Junior
  • Calendula -Flashback
  • Cosmos -Sunshine
  • Blue Fax -CA native
  • CA Poppy -Copper Pot and local
  • Lovage

You can see the list of all CSLL’s Flowers/Herbs and Other Seed or view our entire inventory of hundreds of packs of seed for all your garden needs. Happy growing!


The Chico Seed Lending Library (CSLL) is a partnership program with the Butte County Library, GRUB Education Program and Earthshed Solutions.