Seeds in a person's hands
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A photo of a person holding some seeds.


Seed Saving

  • Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This class will cover the reasons to save seeds, the plants that are good candidates for seed saving, and methods for handling and storing seeds. Emphasis will be on tomatoes, beans, lettuce and kale. Other vegetable varieties, annual flowers, and native plants will also be covered.

Tracy McLellan is a Master Gardener Volunteer. She moved back to her hometown after many years in South Africa studying evolutionary biology of plants. She now spends her time birding, sewing and raising seedlings. 

This class is offered in-person or via Zoom.


Self-determined sliding scale



Marissa Nolan
Horticulture Team Lead
607-272-2292 x194


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555

Last updated April 5, 2024