Thyme 4 Kids
SPWhat herb flavors toothpaste? Can you name an herb found in pizza sauce? Can you find an herb that smells like lemons – or two different herbs that both smell like lemons? Herb gardening can be a great adventure for kids, promoting lots of fun discoveries, tasting new foods and opening doors to many new projects!
SPUse these guides to help you design gardens that interest your kids and that will thrive in your climate and growing conditions.
Please keep in mind a few safety rules when gardening with herbs and children:
• Always be sure that you correctly identify your plants and that they are safe for eating.
• Be sure that any plants you eat have not been exposed to harmful chemicals, and make sure that they're washed thoroughly before use.
• Teach your children never to put any plant from the garden in their mouth without asking for permission from an adult first.