Gardening is fun but remembering what you have planted can be tricky, especially if you are planting your own herb garden. Try this activity to help kids identify seedlings.
Tomatoes are easy to grow - all they need is sunshine, water and a bit of TLC. Encourage the kids to nurture their plants, watering them often and being vigilant against creepy-crawlies and weeds, so that when the first ripe red tomatoes are ready to pick, you'll all be able to enjoy the harvest.
Little girls love fairies. You can entice some fairies to visit by building your own fairy garden and adding some special fairy furniture like this snail mailbox. If you're lucky, the fairies might even leave you some messages in your fairy mailbox!
Kids are all about helping the environment so why not enjoy working on a project together in the garden! By building this easy and simple garden composter you and your kids will help create good soil which will grown happy and healthy plants.
Growing vegetables does not have to be just a summer activity. In temperate and warm climates, it is possible to grow lovely winter vegies, including leafy greens, to enjoy throughout the cooler months. This activity will help you teach the kids all about gardening.