Discover 15 plants and fungi with life-changing powers and learn how to grow them at home.
Meet their surprising relatives (the tasty tomato is a cousin of deadly nightshade!) and unearth their interesting stories (lettuce was the first plant to be grown in space!). Then follow step-by-step instructions to grow and care for each one, whether you have a big backyard garden or a sunny windowsill.
Written by horticulturalist Riz Reyes and fully illustrated by Sara Boccaccini Meadows, this is the perfect introduction to growing plants for families everywhere.---from the publisher
64 pages 978-1419756658 Ages 8-12
Keywords: plants, gardening, how to, science, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old, botany, horticulture, Science Curriculum