Spring Is Here

Spring Is Here

That’s it, I’m calling it, spring is officially here. For the first time in I-don’t-know-how-long spring actually arrived around the vernal equinox here in Central Alberta, and that alone makes me extremely happy. The snow is melty, the birds are chirping, and yesterday I even…

Seeds For Distribution Listed

Seeds For Distribution Listed

I’m pleased to say that the seeds for distribution are now available! To see which varieties I have available, head on right over here to see what’s currently listed. I will be adding a few more varieties, but in large part this is what is…

Bring on 2019

Bring on 2019

Hello fellow seed savers! You’ll have to excuse me, but I’m running just slightly behind this year. I got thrown a major wrench in September when we got an extremely early dump of snow that forced a quick and unseemly end to the garden when…

Seeds for Distribution

Seeds for Distribution

Happy July everybody! I will have a bit of an all-around garden update within the next week or two, but I wanted to announce something exciting first – there’s a new method of seed distribution! Many of you know, every year I run a fundraiser…

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…

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…