Kids' Container Gardening

Kids' Container Gardening

Year-round Projects for Inside and Out

Book - 2010
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Baker & Taylor
Provides an opportunity to develop a green thumb and experience the joys of gardening through seventeen projects that show how to create a year-round assortment of simple and fun container gardens.

Independent Publishing Group

With 18 projects gleaned from the author’s experience as director of the Good Earth Kids’ Club, Kids’ Container Gardening will teach enthusiastic young gardeners how to create an assortment of container gardens that are simple to make, that are fun to work on, and that make great gifts. Organized by season, the books’ chapters will help kids develop their green thumbs with projects ranging from “Great Big Garden Bowls for Mom,” “Father’s Day Fountains,” and other special occasion/holiday containers to sand art terrariums. In addition to providing the basics on plants and gardening, this helpful guide also includes a glossary of terms, a listing of plants used in the book, a list of resources, and numerous photographs to show kids that they’re proceeding on the right path as they create their individual containers.

& Taylor

An accessible reference for young gardening enthusiasts shares 18 container gardening projects that include gift options, in an illustrated guide that also provides a glossary of terms and a resource list. Original.

Publisher: Chicago : Ball Pub., 2010, c2005
ISBN: 9781883052751
Characteristics: xi, 72 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Curtis, Bruce 1950-


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Apr 05, 2011

This book is great! very colorful and well illustrated, great beginner projects for all year round, Our favorite thing about it was that there are projects that my young son and I both really enjoyed, both planting from seeds, seedlings, and even non planting related items, like "pot People"


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