From planting and watering to weeding and composting, there are lots of ways to help a plant to grow.
Did you know?

Time in nature helps grow our confidence.

Explore your nature

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  • What is already growing in your garden that you can help?
  • Be a helpful gardener and lend a hand with watering and weeding.
  • Go on a seed hunt and/or gather leaf litter. Place them in pot with some soil and see what grows.

Get creative

  • Make your own compost.
  • Plan to start a mini vegetable garden – what grows best next to each other?
  • Create a list of your best gardening tips – why not add a photo or drawing… or two.


  • Share your gardening tips and photos with whānau and friends.
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