Plant some interesting plants in your gardens that are different and unique. These plants have some unique features kids will like; Snap Dragons, Obedient Plant, Balloon Flower, Four- O’clocks, Morning Glories, Trumpet Vines, Jack in the Pulpit, and the towering Sunflower. These Plants have cool… [read more]
When you are gardening with kids, don’t be too picky, crooked rows are fine! The rows don’t need to be straight, their hoeing form doesn’t need to be perfect, and yes, the plants will grow, even if they are too close together and some plants… [read more]
Grow Gardens all Around! When I was a kid, I could tell my parents loved gardening. They would grow gardens everywhere on their property. They had a huge vegetable garden, berry patches, fruit trees, a small herb garden, a pond garden, and lots of flower… [read more]
When gardening with kids, give them their own tools to use. Small hands need small tools. Kids love to have their own tools to use in the garden.
I love gardening! Whether your garden is a small area in the backyard, a container on your patio or deck, even if it’s just a couple of flower pots in your window, the experience of gardening is enriched when shared. We have flower gardens all… [read more]
Show your kids how to prepare their garden for planting. The best way to prepare a garden for planting is to improve the soil. When you improve the soil, it will be easier to dig and turn, have more nutrients for your plants, and hold… [read more]