This site is a way to record what is going on in my seed growing successes (and failures). I tried to gather information from other sources with the hope it may encourage new gardeners. Top photo courtesy of

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    Assorted tips to help grow your garden for success

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    Currect resource of online blogs and forums.

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    Assorted Sites

    A variety of additional gardening websites.

Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement
This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which The Seed Gardener collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of The Seed Gardener website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by The Seed Gardener.

Use and disclosure of information:
I may collect personal identification information when Users visit the site, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources make available on this Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. Users may, however, visit this Site anonymously. I will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information.

I will only use return email addresses to answer the email I receive. I will not collect personal or identifiable information from users under the age of 13 years. Web browser cookies
I do not collect cookies or write cookies to your machine in any way for the purpose of gathering information.

How email and "Contact" messages are handled:
I may preserve the content of any email or "Contact us" or other electronic messages that I receive. The message content may be monitored by my service providers for purposes including compliance auditing and maintenance or where email abuse is suspected. The email address Users provide will only be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

How do I protect your information:
I take great care to protect your personally identifiable information. This includes, among other things, using industry standard techniques such as firewalls, intrusion detection and site monitoring. I do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. All information obtained from an award submission will be kept confidential and not released. I do not share any information with outside parties. I adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on this Site.

Children's Privacy
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You are a parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us. If I become aware that I have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, I take steps to remove that information. If I need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and your country requires consent from a parent, I may require Your parent's consent before We collect and use that information.

Law enforcement
Under certain circumstances, the site may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Third party websites
Users may find content on our Site that link to the sites and services of third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Your acceptance of these terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Changes to this privacy policy
The Seed Gardener has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Site. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Contact information:
If you have any questions about this policy or about this web site, please feel free to contact the site administrator. You can use the address on the contact page.

This document updated on January 1, 2023