Blount County UT-TSU Extension
1219 McArthur Road
Maryville, TN 37804
Click here for more information on seed donations.
Four Easy Steps to Using the Seed Library @ BCPL
Learn about seeds through books, online information, attending Blount County Extension/Master Gardener programs, etc.;
Check out seeds. It's free, and all it takes is a Blount County Public Library Card;
Grow and save seeds from your harvest;
Return some seeds from your harvest to the Seed Library. (Accepting seeds year round.)
How To Check Out Seeds
Available Only from February 1 through October 31
You must have a valid Blount County Public Library card.
Limit 5 packs of seed once per month; per card holder.
Browse seeds in the catalog, which is located close to the Reference Desk in Adult Services. Fill out a checkout slip with your name, card number, and seed selections, then drop it in the checkout box.
Grow your seeds, enjoy plants, and harvest seeds. Give back a few of your seeds to the Seed Library, which will then share with all of your community in Blount County!
Mission Statement: The Seed Library @BCPL exists to empower local home gardeners to grow and save seeds, learn about the history, culture, and growing of all kinds of plants with an emphasis on Southern Appalachian heritage varieties, and share a portion of the seeds of their harvest back to the community.