All tagged Beans

Edible Garden

Most children like to have a productive garden but it is essential that the fruits and vegetables they grow are varieties they are likely to eat. For example, radishes give satisfyingly fast results, but very few children enjoy eating them.

Creating A Growing Gift

There’s so much hidden magic that goes on underneath the soil, including how plant roots grow. It’s great to be able to show kids what a plant looks like both above and below the ground so here’s a simple way to create a cross section view.

Tomato Fun

Cherry tomatoes are delicious bite sized tomatoes that love growing when the weather is warm. They’re great for a healthy snack in lunch boxes, to include in a salad or for the kids to make fun food with!

Bean Experiment

There’s so much hidden magic that goes on underneath the soil, including how plant roots grow. It’s great to be able to show kids what a plant looks like both above and below the ground so here’s a simple way to create a cross section view.

How to Grow Beans

Beans are so easy to grow from seed.  They like warmth, so should be sown in spring and summer. Bean seeds are quite large, which makes them easy to handle. Break open a bean seed and you’ll see it’s made up of two halves joined together.  These halves provide food for the young plants as they grow.