BBC Gardening with Children
“Entertain your children with a range of educational activities that have been developed, in collaboration with the RHS, for four- to seven-year olds.”
Gardening tips and discussions and a wealth of useful advice on general gardening, growing fruit & veg, and nutrition.
Gardening for Wildlife
Creating a wildlife friendly garden, plants for wildlife, year round gardening, homes & habitats, lawns for wildlife, Wildlife in Your Garden guide, problematic visitors, and parking for wildlife. From the RSPB.
Gardening with Children
Very lively site for kids, families and schools, with interactive classroom, allotment plot, garden & activities. Free membership offers free downloads, comps, discounts and more.
Kids in the Garden
Simple gardening projects, child-friendly gardens, activities & growing: lots of great stuff!
“For kids to learn through gardening, engaging their natural curiosity & wonder by providing inspiration, community know-how & resources.” Education resources & gardening toolbox. US site.
Pressed flower images, flower pressing tutorials, and instructions for dying, pressing & other uses of dry flowers.
Online gardening magazine; garden news, visits, shows and features including month-to-month garden diary.
RHS Campaign for School Gardening
Fab site with loads of resources – projects, lesson plans, info sheets, H&S and risk assessments, seasonal activities, tools, month-by-month guide to edible school gardens & more.
RHS Royal Horticultural Society
“Enriching everyone’s life through plants, making the UK a greener, more beautiful place.” Gardening advice, courses, events, campaigns. Family activities & fab list of mostest plants – from yuckiest plant to tallest tree!
Thrive: Carry on Gardening
Helping people with a disability to start or continue gardening. Practical info to make garden jobs easier, advice on taking care, useful hints, tips & kit.
Wild About Gardens
A collaboration between the RHS and The Wildlife Trusts to celebrate wildlife gardening. Useful guides to downloads about bats, bees, worms and hedgehogs & RHS links.
Wildlife Gardening Forum
Explaining how important gardens are for wildlife, human health & wellbeing, and for a sustainable future, with an introduction to ‘garden science’, practical advice, the basics of wildlife gardening, benefits and more.