A comprehensive guide to growing Vegetables provides specific information for educators and parents who want to introduce the concepts of the growth and care of edible vegetables to children. More
This guide provides specific information for educators and parents who want to introduce the concepts of the growth and care of edible vegetables to children.
The book specifically addresses vegetation growth, taste, smell and texture, universal access, children's tools and participation, climatic planting zones, positioning plants within your playspace/garden, a global perspective on different types of gardens, specific information about the construction of the garden, propagation methods, preparation for planting, appropriate vegetables to plant, organic methods to feed and protect your vegetables, harvesting, preserving and information about plant and seed suppliers worldwide.
Tess Michaels is a natural playspace and landscape designer, early childhood teacher and workshop presenter with a passion for natural play and sustainable outdoor environments for children of all ages.