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Guide to Setting up Your Own Edible Rooftop Garden Guide to Setting up Your Own Edible Rooftop Garden

If you want to create school edible roof garden, download this essential Guide to Setting up Your Own Edible Rooftop Garden.

Published by Alternatives in Montreal.

Filesize: 2.28 MB

Starting a School Garden Starting a School Garden

Useful summary of the planning required for a successful school garden project, from motivating the whole school community to design and construction.

RHS, 2007

Filesize: 818.12 kB

Growing Schools Garden website Growing Schools Garden website

The Growing Schools Garden website provides ideas for designing a rich environment for learning outside the classroom, including growing food.

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Life on the Balcony Life on the Balcony

Life on the Balcony is an award winning blog about the container gardening tips and tricks, growing plants on tiny balconies, patios, small decks and creating container gardens, tips on how to convert a Pallet into a garden. Its also the Winner of "The Mouse & Trowel award for Best Container Gardening Blog."
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Get Your Hands Dirty Get Your Hands Dirty

Get Your Hands Dirty is another resource produced by Growing Schools. A free cross-curricular resource pack and its downloadable web-based materials gives you ideas, practical advice, educational reasons, and case studies to help you grow plants or keep animals in your school grounds.

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Did you know?

My wild ancestors originated in Afghanistan over 3000 years ago

Read more Carrot

I originated in the South American Andes mountains

Read more Bean

I originated in Southern Europe and Western Asia around 2000 BC ago

Read more Leek

I am part of the rose family and native to Central Asia.

Read more Apple

I am the world’s most important salad plant.

Read more Lettuce

I come from the Andes Mountains and was first cultivated about 7,000 years ago.

Read more Potato

I originated in South and Central Asia dating back to 3500 BC.

Read more Onion

Scientists are unsure whether I originated in Central Asia, Ethiopia or the Mediterranean.

Read more Pea

I originated in Central and South America

Read more Pumpkin

My wild ancestors are fond throughout Asia and Europe.

Read more Radish

I am a delicious fruit, native to Eastern Asia, with wide culinary and medicinal uses.

Read more Rasberry

I originated in Persia (modern day Iran) and spread to China around 600AD.

Read more Spinach

My small wild ancestors are found in temperate areas all over the Old World.

Read more Strawberry

I am native to the Central Americas and was first domesticated in Mexico, by at least 2600 BC.

Read more Sunflower

I am native to the Americas and was cultivated by the Aztecs as early as 700 AD.

Read more Tomato