Preserving Ireland's Seeds
True Harvest Seeds, Kilclief, Co Down – Native Seed Conservation Charity
Established in 2013, True Harvest Seeds aims to conserve ALL of Ireland’s native seed-bearing wild plants by the secure storage of their seeds. Part of the collections are kept in perpetuity and part are available for suitable local restoration projects.
Have you seen this plant?
If you have seen this plant we would like to add it’s seeds to the seed bank, please contact us
Sighting: 1 plant on Dundrum coastal plant in flower 24/5/17.
2 plants Rostrevor Forest.
By becoming a:
Or perhaps you’d like to:
- Get growing native species at our Production Unit in Kilclief, Co Down,
- Help out with the seed processing, ready for long term storage, in the lab
- Create native habitat restoration projects of your own with our help.
The charity is intended to:
by giving the people of the island native wildflower, shrub, tree, industrial and food crop seed security through public ownership.
we gather large amounts of information on plants and their seeds which we freely share.
Do you want to know how to make a seed collection suitable for seed banking? Or pick up your own seeds and keep them alive until spring? Many more learning opportunities available.
From the Blog
Insights, reviews and the latest news from True Harvest Seeds
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