On our way home from the Mayo Clinic we stopped by the Seed Savers Heritage Farm. I found it to be very interesting. The visitor center staff was very friendly and helpful. Everybody should enjoy visiting this place with its gardens and trials to walk on.
When you come to the Midwest of the US, you must go to Seed Savers Exchange, otherwise it's like you did not see the heart of what makes Iowa such a special place in the world; yet undiscovered by millions! Come learn, get your plants, seeds, crafts, and beautiful memories of the gorgeous panoramic views surrounding this part of Northeast... 更多
Even if you do not garden, this is an interesting place to explore. They offer heritage seeds for sale, but there are many other items for sale as well, such as dried beans, crafts, fresh garlic, etc. There are also miles of hiking trails around the farm and visitor center.
Nice place to visit. Gardens, farm animals, and walking trails. And, difficult to find seeds are available in the gift shop. If you have an interest in gardening, it's worth a visit.
We visited this site on a Sunday morning and were fascinated by their gardens. We took a lot pictures of the flowers and vegetables. The staff was accessible, helpful and very friendly. We enjoyed buying seeds for our garden next year. We brought a picnic lunch and ate at their picnic tables that were under a shelter. We did not... 更多
There is so much to see & do here! FIRST--- stop at the Visitor Center and browse through the building where an extensive number of heritage seeds are available for purchase. Watch the short video for a history of the center. Check out the various associated items available for purchase. SECOND--- check out the gardens where an extensive number of... 更多
Amazing to hear how the passion of one individual to preserve heritage seeds, led to this amazing place. The barn has a great gift shop and unique seeds to purchase. The gardens are fun to stroll thru and see the heritage plants in their full glory.