Gardening with kids

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10 Easy Plants for Kids to Grow and Learn Gardening

Our list of the 10 best plants for kids to grow will encourage them to have fun in the garden and have a better understanding of the natural world.

a father and two children looking closely at a tomato vine in a vegetable patch
Garden activities for kids: 24 Fun things to do with kids in garden

Our list of engaging, low-cost garden activities for kids will make it that much easier for you to keep children of any age entertained in the fresh air – and maybe even have some fun alongside them!

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16 Fairy Garden Ideas for a Whimsical Outdoors Wonderland

Amazing fairy garden ideas for creating your own fairy garden indoors or outdoors.

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23 Garden Obstacle Course Ideas for Kids to Keep Them Busy

Building an obstacle course in your garden is ideal for letting your child burn off some extra energy where you can also keep an eye on them.

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11 Awesome Garden Treehouse Ideas for You (and Your Kids)

When you’re a kid, there’s nothing more exciting than owning a treehouse. It’s your one true sanctuary to let imagination run wild with toys, books, games and friends.

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Kids Garden Party Ideas, Tips and Checklist

These kids garden party ideas are really just the launch-point for creating a memorable, fun-filled day that you can enjoy as much as your little ones!

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17 DIY Kids Garden Play Area Ideas: Bring the Fun Outdoors

In the busy world we live in, gardens have never been a more valuable space for giving your little ones somewhere to safely play outside.

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22 Wendy House Ideas for Kids Garden Playhouse Design

Take a look at some of the most beautiful garden playhouse ideas, from simple-but-stylish sheds to elaborate multi-storey designs.

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13 Outdoor Toy Storage Ideas for Any Garden Style

Having a garden for your children to play in is wonderful, but it can be tricky to remember that when you look out over your lawn and see toys strewn everywhere. Whether your priority is style, fun or simplicity, we’ve scouted a whole bunch of ways you can approach garden toy storage.

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Garden Treasure Hunt for Children’s Party: 9 Ideas & Clues

Treasure hunts and scavenger hunts are such a fun way to keep kids excited, entertained and engaged with the outdoors.