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Growing your own veg is a great project to run with your school. This is an easy way to get started – you’ll receive a box full of veg plants that are ready to be planted and watered, together with a full growing guide.

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  • School Fruit Garden

    Fruit Garden for Schools

    £49.99

    The perfect garden to get children learning and excited about growing and eating healthy food
    This is a fantastic collection of soft fruit bushes, canes and plants that will enable you and your students to create a fruit garden at school that will grow year after year, producing loads of tasty berries and currants as well as rhubarb.

    It’s a nice selection that has some fruits that most children will be familiar with, like strawberries and raspberries, as well as some slightly more unusual ones that they will enjoy trying out.

    Space required: 20m2

    Plants will be delivered from: Late November to April

    Can be grown in: Large containers, raised beds or vegetable patches.

    How it works: You order an Instant Garden at any time and we’ll send your plants to you in a single delivery as soon as we can after that date. (We normally start dispatching these gardens from late November and finish despatching in April.)

    Please note that the contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.


  • School Autumn Winter Garden

    Autumn Term Veg Garden

    £49.00

    The perfect garden to get children excited and learning about growing and eating healthy food
    This garden is designed to be planted and harvested during the autumn term time. It’s nice and easy to grow (you’ll receive full instructions on planting and growing when the garden arrives) and has an interesting variety of vegetables for your students to try, from the more common winter time veg like broccoli, cabbage and spinach to more unusual things like pak choi and chicory.

    Space required: 12-15m2

    Plants will be delivered from: September to October

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, raised beds or vegetable patches.

    How it works: You order an Instant Garden at any time and we’ll send your plants to you in a single delivery as soon as we can after that date. (We normally start dispatching these gardens from September and finish despatching in October.)

    Please note that the contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     


  • School Spring Garden

    Summer Term Veg Garden

    £49.00

    Comes with a complete growing guide, lesson plans and a garden layout
    This garden is designed to be easily planted and harvested within the summer term time. It’s a carefully crafted garden that contains vegetable plants that children will really enjoy growing and harvesting (and eating!) Instructions on planting and growing will be included with the garden along with a free 10L sack of our worm cast fertiliser (normally £14.99) to really make sure that your plants have the best possible start!

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    Space required: 12-15m2

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, raised beds or vegetable patches, grow bags.

    How it works: Once you’ve ordered we’ll send your plants to you in a single delivery. We normally dispatch school gardens in the second week of May. You will be sent a link to download lesson plans for the whole summer term, as well as other learning resources. The lesson plans start from week one of the summer term with some classroom learning about plants as well as practical sessions on preparing the garden.

    Please note that the contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.


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    Large Year Round Veg Patch

    £299.00

    Just the thing for allotments and large gardens

    If you’ve got a lot of space to play with then this is the one for you! You’ll enjoy growing all sorts of veg crops, from everyday favourites to the sightly more unusual. With a series of 5 deliveries across the year, each containing a selection of organic veg plug plants and herb seedlings, you can expect to harvest your own delicious food right through the year.

    Space required: Approximately 30m2

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, raised beds, large vegetable patches or an allotment.

    Delivery: You’ll receive 5 separate deliveries across the year (see below for details).  You can begin at any time.

    Please note: The contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.


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    Small Year Round Veg Patch

    £199.00

    Perfect for small country gardens

    You’ll grow all sorts of interesting veg and herb plants across the year with this Year Round Veg Patch. We’ll send you a series of 5 deliveries across the year, each one containing a selection of organic veg plug plants and herb plants to pop into your garden. Autumn is a great time to make a start with a September delivery that will give you harvestable crops right through to early spring when you’ll receive your next delivery.

    Space required: Approximately 10m2

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers, raised beds, vegetable patches or an allotment.

    Delivery: You will receive 5 separate deliveries across the year (see below). You can begin at any time.

    Please note: The contents of this garden may vary slightly depending upon the season.

    Transplants suitable for organic growing.