Seed bank

Welcome to Centre for Ecosystem Restoration Kenya’s (CER-K) Seed Bank, where we specialise in providing a diverse selection of native seeds; sowing the roots of sustainability and nurturing the growth of resilient ecosystems and thriving communities.

Our seed bank, donated by Terraformation Projects, currently holds: 

2.2 M seeds

of 87 accessions

Why we bank Seeds

Seed Supply


Rapid response to disasters





Our diverse seed collections come from over 140 community seed collector networks across the Highland and Savanna ecosystems




Our seeds are processed and tested for germination, purity and thousand seed weight (TSW) and stored at controlled temperature and humidity to enhance longevity.