Cress Growing Kit for Children
Get your children and grandchildren gardening with the indoor cress kit. The indoor cress kit is a great tool to teach children how to sow seeds and care for them after. A simple piece of gardening like the indoor cress kit can help foster a love of the outdoors and natural world from a young age.
Spend quality time and share a passion with your children and grandchildren as they learn how to plant and nurture their own miniature garden.
The colourful characters will entice children to want to spend time looking after their garden.
The indoor garden cress kit comes complete with:
- Garden Scene
- Plastic Tray
- Grow Mat - Made from 100% recycled material
- Cress Seeds
- Character Sheet
The benefits of gardening with children
Spending time outside is vital for early years development. Outdoor time gives them fresh air and keeps them active - it can also teach them vital life lessons and spark a life-long passion. Gardening in particular can teach them so many valuable lessons.
- Encourage children to care about the natural world
- Encourages healthy eating, specifically eating vegetables they've grown
- Teaches responsibility, patience and care
- Teaches children about the seasons, and early science lessons about how plants grow and how the world works
- Gardening can help develop social skills and teamwork ability
This is not a toy
Not suitable for children under 3
Parental Supervision is recommended
Step 1: Remove contents, leave tray & mat in place in box
Step 2: Cut off tabs, cut out path and characters & stick in garden
Step 3: Moisten the mat well
Step 4: Sow cress seeds generously on mat
Step 5: Place on windowsill, keep moist, do not let mat dry out
Step 6: cut the cress with scissors when 5cm, wash before use
Delivery just £4.98 per order*!
Free Delivery if just ordering nematodes
*Additional charges may apply to certain orders in highlands and islands, if so, this will be applied in the checkout