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!
On the Lab Bench: Breaking Milkweed Dormancy
We move a lot of milkweed in the Fall and early Winter for the savvy gardeners who know that so many native perennials require the winter to break plant dormancy. Many folks, however, miss that window, either because they are busy (I’m guilty of having a stack of seeds by the…
Garden Elixirs: Wildflower and Herb Infused Oils
Flowers and herbs are more than just plants, they are a sustainable living organism providing all kinds of benefits to us from adding flavors in the kitchen to providing medical relief to ailments. Essential and infused oils have made a breakthrough in to the marketplace in recent years, and can…
New Under the Sun: Guerrilla Droppings!
We’re always listening to customers very closely, and one thing we heard frequently is that seed balls are too expensive for large-scale conservation projects. Even at bulk conservation prices, it can add up over an acre! People respond to seed balls. They are round, a great size in the hand, and…
Winter Gardening for Kids
At some point, the kids come in from the snow, rosy-cheeked and craving hot cocoa, generally beaming and pooped. But as the winter drags on, the snow gets crusty, dirty, and the late winter’s chill really has a bite. So, the doldrums set in… Here are a variety of indoor gardening…
Love and Reproduction Plant Gallery
As biological organisms, we’ve evolved innate impulses to couple up, copulate, and have a happy healthy result. These core impulses, combined with our ‘clever’ brains have led to some speculative use of plants to facilitate the attainment of amorous goals. In humanity’s on-going effort to harness the power of plants, there is…
Ron Finley, Guerrilla Gardener and Food Desert Hero
It’s rare to find an individual who is as raw, independent, and direct in his willingness and tenacity to solve a significant problem as Ron Finley. I’m thrilled that Ron took the time for this interview for Seed-Balls.com, and hope that he’s as inspiring to you as he is to us. Visit…
~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