For countless communities around the world, the presence of medicinal plants and the traditional knowledge of their properties and uses are crucial factors for ensuring health and prosperity.

We must act on a worldwide basis to ensure resilience and health for future generations.

Sacred Seeds is a global non-profit creating and supporting plant sanctuaries that address the rapid loss of biodiversity and cultural knowledge through living gardens, containing locally important plants focused on medicinals but including those of ceremonial, food, and craft use.

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A Golden Opportunity
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A Golden Opportunity

The Sacred Seeds Program, supported by New Chapter, sponsored the Nurturing Your Botanical Sanctuary workshop. This event took place on October 1st and 2nd, with experts, academics, and land stewards convened at Goldenseal Sanctuary in Rutland Ohio, which is the headquarters of the United Plant Savers (UPS) network. Their uniting force was a workshop focused on sanctuaries, sacred natural areas, and the conservation and cultivation of medicinal and rare plants. Nurturing Your Botanical Sanctuary had ...
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United Plant Savers and Sacred Seeds Join Forces

United Plant Savers merged with Sacred Seeds in 2015. Sacred Seeds is a global network of botanical sanctuaries preserving biodiversity and plant knowledge through living gardens, containing locally important plants focused on medicinals but including those of ceremonial, food, and craft use. The Sacred Seeds network started with the medicinal plant garden located at Finca Luna Nueva Lodge in Costa Rica, similar to how United Plant Savers Goldenseal Sanctuary in Ohio became the vision for ...
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Organic Gardening Magazine features Sacred Seeds program manager Ashley Glenn
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Organic Gardening Magazine features Sacred Seeds program manager Ashley Glenn

Organic Gardening Magazine Vol. 60 No. 6 October/November 2013 Follow the link below to view the article : Download Organic Gardening Article.pdf ...
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The Challenges of Creating a Botanical Garden, by Dexter B. Dombro
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The Challenges of Creating a Botanical Garden, by Dexter B. Dombro

Dexter B Dombro, the founder of Jardin Botanico de la Pedregoza in Vichada, Colombia, writes of his experiences in creating a botanical garden. Please see the attached article: Download Creating a Botanical Garden – Article.pdf ...
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Sacred Seeds Joins With L’Herboretum

Sacred Seeds has joined forces with L’Herboretum, a conservation center in the Loire Valley of France. This marks the first European garden in the Sacred Seeds network. Read the official press release attached below: Press Release ...
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