Invites children to make a garden is a great way to deliver imagination, they are free to express and be creative. Gardening is a fun activity, as a first step, you can take kids to grow herbs.
Planting herbs is one of gardening ideas for kids. Plants categorized as herbs are easy to grow and store hundreds of benefits. How to carry it out?
1. Pizza is a favorite food of children. Making pizza at home is more fun. Start planting herbs such as garlic, oregano and basil. All of them are ingredients to make a pizza.
These herbs can use container concept. Prepare three small containers for different types. Each type has a different way too, oregano and basil need more sunlight and soil that able to absorbs water perfectly. Garlic doesn’t need direct sunlight, so it’s okay to place it in the house.
2. Children who live in an apartment with limited space, but they can make a garden by using a windowsill.
Gardening with this concept offers an advantage, which is, herbs can survive when winter comes. Some herbs you can grow with windowsill concept are thyme, chives and parsley. Each plant needs different treatment techniques. For example, parsley took at least five hours of sunlight.
Herb gardening for kids offer fun activities, especially creating texture, color and enticing aroma.