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Organic Gardening for Kids

(Gardening for Kids)

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People all around the world enjoy the hobby of gardening. They love planting tiny seeds in the soil and watching them sprout into mature plants. Gardening isn't just for adults, however. Kids can plan, create, and maintain their own gardens, too. Gardening for Kids is rich with ideas and instructions for making water gardens, flower gardens, vegetable gardens, perennial ga

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Library Binding, 48 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Mitchell Lane Publishers (first published 2009)
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Kellie
Mar 31, 2011 rated it really liked it
Nice intro for kids (and adults) to organic gardening. It explains the problems with pesticides and includes an easy recipe for an insect repellent as well as a list of common pests and other natural repellents for them. It also has very straightforward information about what are the easiest plants to start with, how to determine what type of soil you have, etc. It is overall very easy to follow, although I think they could have used a few more details and illustrations for their discussion of g ...more
Dolly
Nov 16, 2010 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
Our girls saved some seeds from our Halloween pumpkins so that we could grow some pumpkins next year. We've talked quite a bit about the planning and effort involved in gardening and our oldest borrowed this book from her Elementary School library to help us prepare. This is a great book for kids - simple and concise instructions, big and bright photographs, and a sensible approach to organic gardening. The best parts, in my opinion, were the parts on composting, especially the section at the en ...more
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