Synopses & Reviews
With 18 projects gleaned from the authors 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,” Fathers 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 theyre proceeding on the right path as they create their individual containers.
Enthusiastic young gardeners can experience the joys of gardening in this how-to guide. With 18 projects, kids learn how to create a year-round assortment of simple container gardens. This helpful guide includes a glossary of terms, a listing of plants used in the book, and a list of resources. Full color.
About the Author
Cindy Krezel has written articles appearing in Long Island Gardening, Newsday, and the New York Times, and organizes gardening programs for children. Bruce Curtis is a professional photographer whose work has appeared in numerous books and calendars.