Plant growing inside of a Dollar bill

How to Get Plants for Free

If you’re like me, you love plants but don’t love spending money on them. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to get plants for free. In this blog post, I’ll share some of my favorite tips for getting free plants.

Request Seeds from Companies

One way to get free plants is to request seeds from companies. Many companies will be happy to send you free seeds in exchange for your feedback on their products. To find companies that offer free seeds, simply do a quick Google search.

Connect with Local Gardeners

Another great way to get free plants is to connect with local gardeners. Chances are, they have more plants than they know what to do with and would be happy to give some away.

Customer shaking hands with the local gardener after getting plants for free.
Getting plants for free

One way to find local gardeners is to join a gardening club or attend a gardening workshop in your area. You can also check out websites like Craigslist.

Attend a Plant Swap

If you’re looking for a fun event where you can meet other plant-lovers and get some free plants, attend a plant swap. Plant swaps are usually held annually in the springtime and offer a great opportunity to trade plants with other gardeners.


There are plenty of ways to get free plants if you know where to look. By requesting seeds from companies, connecting with local gardeners, and attending plant swaps, you’ll be ableto get all the plants you need for your garden without spending a dime.