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Seed Library

The Indianapolis Public Library Seed Library service makes free seeds available for pick-up at all branch locations each growing season. In addition to free seeds, check out resources and attend workshops about growing and using plants from your seeds!

Seeds Available: March - September
Limit: 1 packet of each type of seed per household

Made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.

Programs

For a full calendar listing of our gardening programs and many resources targeted to successful local gardening in Indianapolis, see our Gardening blog post.

Available seeds while supplies last:

Flowers
Coneflower
Marigold
Milkweed
Nasturtium
Sunflower
Yarrow
Zinnia

Specialty (limited)
Butternut Squash
Callaloo
Cover Crop - Crimson Clover
Cover Crop - Spring Oats
Culantro
Epazote
Four O’Clock
Green Beans - Pole
Lettuce - Romaine
Mexican Sunflower
Okra
Oregano
Roselle (Sour Leaf)
Swiss Chard
Tomatillo
Turnip
Wildflower Mix - Indiana

Herbs
Basil - Genovese
Basil - Thai
Cilantro
Dill
Garlic Chives
Mexican Mint Marigold
Parsley
Thyme

Vegetables
Black Beans
Carrots
Collard Greens
Cucumbers
Green Beans - Bush
Lettuce - Leaf
Kale
Peas - Snow
Peppers - Jalapeño
Peppers - Sweet Bell
Pumpkins
Radishes
Spinach
Tomatoes - Cherry
Tomatoes - Slicing
Zucchini