Why seed balls?
- Wildflower seed balls help pollinators and can help grow endangered wildflowers
- Garden with seed balls all year! Learn which plants to sow and when, and you'll be getting green in the dreary midwinter!
- Protects seeds from wind, birds, squirrels, and other critters.
- Easy dispersal means more uniform coverage.
- Little hands and old eyes struggle handling tiny seeds. Marble-sized seed balls eliminate this discouraging challenge.
- They're simply good, green, fun!
You, Seed Balls, and the Great Green World.
Wildflower Conservation Seed Balls
Garden with Wildflower Seed Balls All Year!
Ten Reasons to Garden with Swamp Milkweed in Wet Soils
1 Swamp Milkweed likes wet soils With a record amount of rainfall this summer, Swamp Milkweed caught my attention because this versatile plant likes wetter soils and even clay soils. Looking for an outstanding and showy flower to plant that grows in wet soils and supports important pollinators? …
The Fukuokan Dream and Dashed Hopes in the US
In Japan, a man named Masanobu Fukuoka made balls out of mud and lots of seeds. He threw them around and they grew abundantly. A friend of his wrote a book about his success, which appeals to the American desire for easy ways to get a big payoff. Fukuoka and…
Make your own colored seed balls!
As exciting as seed balls can be, they can appear a wee-bit drab. Here’s a quick and simple way to color your own seed balls from easy to find groceries. Supplies dry soil-based seed balls (purchase or make your own) milk (dairy, almond, and soy all work well) corn starch…
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Why Green Gifts are Important for our Kids
Giving is a universal expression of love and affection. Even many animals are known to give and share resources and affection. We give to our children expressing love, support, and to provide opportunities for fun and growth. Green gifts represent a deep hope, and also an honest admission to our children. Our…
Happy 3rd Birthday Seed-Balls.com!
Win seed ball supplies for a seed ball event with over 100 guests! Perfect for nature centers, schools, libraries and Earth Day Celebrations! Also win some for you, too! Continental US only. There will be two winners: one person, and one organization. The Organizational Prize (Pick One): 500 seed balls native…
~J. B. from New York
"So far so good, well packaged and on time for planting. The company even gave me a place to email if I had problems. The seeds are in the ground and hopefully when summer comes I will have milk weed and Monarch butterflies everywhere!! Thank you so much!!"
~ J. A. H. from Alabama
"Love them bigger than expected,which is great! Easiest way to plant!"
~ A. D. from New Jersey
"Thank you so much for the package you sent! It is so lovely and delightful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <3 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am thankful for you!"
~M. P. from Indiana
"Unbelievable ! ! Ordered on 10-13 and received on 10-15, that's what I call speedy delivery. So glad I ordered from this seller. Will order again and will tell my friends. Packaging was perfect to protect my order. "
~C. B. from New York
"My friends are saying that I am "monarching" with all my seed planting and preaching milkweed . These seed balls are so easy to handle and plant. Love them !"
~B. J. H. from Mississippi
"I contacted the seller before I placed the order. They are very prompt with responses and knowledgeable about their products. I will definitely place another order with this seller. "
~K. L. D. from Michigan
"FAST SHIPPING. Great price. Comes w/planting instructions and is for a GREAT cause, help mother earths pollinators. WILL REORDER. THANK YOU "
~T. D. T. from Iowa
" I showed these to my neighbors (each of us has 40 semi-wooded acres) and they are enthusiastic... we are having a 'seed-bomb' party after the first rains... hope to get those monarchs in numbers next year! "
~D. M. from California