School Yard Gardens

IMG_2348Children, parents, and teachers benefit from gardens on school property. They can be a laboratory for environmental education; a child's wonderland. The possibilities are endless. Vegetable plots can be designed to fit all ages of children. Quiet space gardens can invite children to relax, cool out and smell the roses. There are many reasons and types of gardens that can be designed for school space.

Quotation

"You want people to landscape with prairie plants?   Why would anyone want to do that?" he asked.

"Because a prairie landscape can be eye-poppingly gorgeous!"

Sally Wasowski, author of 'Gardening with Prairie Plants'


Native Illinois Plants

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