We are really excited that the fabulous new gardening book – The Children’s Garden by Matthew Appleby – is helping to support Greenfingers with a percentage of it’s royalties being generously donated to the charity.
The Children’s Garden, Loads of Things to Make and Grow by Matthew Appleby (Deputy Editor of leading industry mag Horticulture Week) is packed with 52 exciting family projects to inspire parents and their children to play and learn in the garden, with activities including nature trails, cooking, crafting and growing plants and vegetables.
As a parent to two young sons Matthew has tapped into his first-hand experience of parenting to devise these seasonal projects for every week of the year. The Children’s Garden is the perfect companion for families looking to discover the magic and adventure their gardens have to offer.
Some of the fantastic projects in the book include…Plant a scented handbag, All-you-can-eat basket, Home-made seed bombs, Turf tattoos, Keeping chickens, Sand play and art, Snacks for super heroes, Foraging fun, In search of forest finds, Ugly veg and Craft a Dalek compost bin.
The Children’s Garden really is the perfect companion for families looking to discover the magic and adventure their gardens have to offer.