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#SaveTheBees

We all know that bees and other pollinators are crucial to our ecosystem and without their help, we would never be able to grow enough food to survive. That's why we're taking action to help protect our vulnerable insect species by sending FREE wildflower seeds with every online order until May 22nd. We also have unique bee, butterfly, and insect hotels for sale that give pollinators a safe place to live in your garden, farm, or backyard. Did you know that Newfoundland bees are especially important? They are free of the invasive parasites that affect honey bees elsewhere in the world. You can learn more about that here: http://earthsky.org/earth/healthy-honey-bees-discovered-in-newfoundland

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Our New Flower Shop: Flowers on Buchanan

Introducing the freshest flower shop in Downtown St. Johns: Flowers on Buchanan! Located in the same building as The Seed Company by E.W. Gaze, Flowers on Buchanan is a full service floral boutique offering cut flower bouquets and arrangements, as well as unique houseplants, bonsai trees, holiday wreaths, and much more. Building on the successful rebranding of Gaze Seeds, we wished to expand into a year-round business, and opening a flower shop seemed like a natural fit. "My great grandfather E.W. Gaze, who started this company in 1925, was an avid gardener of both vegetables and flowers" said Peter Byrne, who along with business partner Brittany Elliott took over the historic seed company in late 2014. "He would definitely have approved...

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