Welcome back, Flower Patchers. We hope you have had a super relaxing summer and are raring to go. For some of you there may be flowers still to harvest. At the very least there might be sweet pea pods to collect seed for sowing in October.
For some of you this is the start of your Our Flower Patch adventure. Welcome along, take a good look at all the sections of the website for lots of top tips and advice
Check your inbox for the September bulletin with lots more ideas for ways to use your flower patch as an outdoor classroom.
This month's activity zone topics are as follows. Click on the title of the activity for an over view and introduction to the topic, and then click on Shoots or Plants for each topic to open up the appropriate lesson plans.
Week 1 What plants need to survive Shoots (key stage 1) Plants (Key stage 2)
Week 2 Planning your patch Shoots Plants
Week 3 Designing your patch Shoots Plants
Week 4 Sowing hardy annuals Shoots Plants
Have fun and happy gardening.
Cally and Sara