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2018 Grow Outs Announced & A Facelift

2018 Grow Outs Announced & A Facelift

The Populuxe Seed Bank has grown so much over the past 10 (now 11!) years, and I figured it was high time for a facelift. Something a little cleaner, but that also showcased the images from the gardens in those years. I’m so proud of […]

Annual Fundraiser Now On

Annual Fundraiser Now On

It is that time of year again – the annual Populuxe Seed Bank Fundraiser is now on! I’ve been running this little fundraiser now for several years, and it’s a massive help to keep the seed bank running each and every year. Once a year […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

I just wanted to take a quick moment to say a very happy New Year’s to everybody out there – thank you all for your immense and continued support for the seed bank! 2018 should prove to be a very interesting year, as I plan […]

Seed Bank Wiki – Updates Ongoing

Seed Bank Wiki – Updates Ongoing

A quick update this time – I’m in full blown seed saving and harvesting mode here, and there’s so much to do! It’s becoming a common refrain, but we were hit with some interesting weather this summer, lots of dry hot spells intermixed with complete […]

Summer Update In The Garden

Summer Update In The Garden

We had a bit of a cool start here in Alberta – lots of rain, temperatures that did not seem to want to go up. Usually I plant out the beans at the very beginning of May, but this year even that was delayed by […]

2017 Grow Outs Announced

2017 Grow Outs Announced

I’m pretty excited about this year’s grow outs. Despite the fact I’ve had to scale back the tomatoes slightly because of some blight worries from last year, I do get the chance to re-grow some of my absolute favourites. I also get to finally try […]