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Seed Savers Exchange Heritage Farm

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3094 N Winn Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7776
+1 563-382-5990
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What a fun place to check out and go back for the precious heirlooms!

They really made this barn something special and their seed and plant variety is to be admired! Be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris L
Sucessful growing using Seed Savers Organic seeds

Seed Sower seeds are so superior as high germination rate. Highly recommend any one who wants to... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
J S
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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“gift shop” (12 reviews)
“for sale” (5 reviews)
“the barn” (3 reviews)
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3094 N Winn Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7776
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+1 563-382-5990
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They really made this barn something special and their seed and plant variety is to be admired! Be sure to leave lots of time for gawking and bring poles....the trout stream is close

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Seed Sower seeds are so superior as high germination rate. Highly recommend any one who wants to grow a garden buying good seed is so important and helps lots with successful growing. Kale, Tomatoes, Eggplant, Thai basil, parsley all grow so well. We have been...More

Thank J S
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This was a spur of the moment stop as we passed through the area. You don't need to really plan for a long time here, but it is worth a stop if you're a gardener. We found some neat tomato varieties, and they have all...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

I am not gardener. Though I can keep some things alive, I rarely go through the effort. Everything in my yard is effort-free like hostas. I went to Seed Savers because my friend that I was with in Decorah to watch a Division III women's...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Waht a unique place to visit, if you like seeds, gardening or the heritage therein, this is the place for you. BONUS-free apple in the fall off the trees in the apple orchard, they let you pick as many as you want off the ground!

2  Thank cruiserinc
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We went here on a warm day but still walked through the outdoor gardens. Stunning flowers and a beautiful walking/hiking path. There is a stream that runs next to the barn which is a great photo spot. The gift shop is THE place to go...More

Thank klp4nu
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

What an interesting mission! I really enjoyed walking through the clean, organized gift shop. They have an amazing selection of seeds, gardening tools, and books. The grounds are just gorgeous -- gardens, trails, barns, animals. Definitely worth the drive out of town.

2  Thank amarieb22
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This place didn't open until 10:00. Was small and out of our way. Had few plants out. No cell phone reception.

2  Thank 444robing
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

I was here 2 years ago in the fall so a trip in June was different. I think there were more heritage animals there last time. There were some chickens and ducks. I am happy to support their seed saving efforts and bought several packs...More

Thank Terry B
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

There are many seeds and plants not available anywhere else. Garden supplies, crafts, home goods, decor and a beautiful location make this a must stop if you are in the area. You can also walk the grounds to enjoy the walking paths and the property.

Thank Teresa B
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I am not familiar enough with the area to tell you but here is address so you can put it into your garmin or smart phone!! :-) 3094 N Winn Rd, Decorah, IA, 52101
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