Create a kids dinosaur garden
Plastic dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes are a favourite toy and can help create a fantastic opportunity for kids garden adventure play by making a prehistoric themed garden.
Here is how to create a prehistoric dinosaur garden in your backyard:
In a sheltered part of the garden, use pebbles to create a small riverbed. You can even paint some pebbles blue or use blue coloured gravel.
Surround the riverbed with Jurassic looking plants like mosses, ferns, small palms and grassy plants such as mondo grass or liriope.
To get the kids involved and engaged, take them along to the garden centre and they can choose a few of their favourite dinosaur garden plants.
Add a few larger rocks and some small logs and then place the dinosaurs in amongst the plants and on the rocks.
Hang some flying pterodactyls from larger plants or stakes for an extra prehistoric touch.
Kids will love playing with their dinosaurs in this magical outdoor space.
You can also create a smaller dinosaur garden in a terrarium, with compact plants, small rocks and pint sized dinosaurs, which is ideal for a child’s bedroom.