Residential Homes

Do you have an area of your garden which could be given a bit of TLC?

Would you like to see your residents getting their hands dirty and reconnecting with food and nature?

Grow it Schools offers a range of gardening activities which engage, motivate and inspire residents. Sessions can be arranged to be on a regular basis; weekly, fortnightly or monthly.

Some of the activities on offer (indoor/winter);

  • propagation from cuttings
  • sensory herb games
  • seed sowing; flowers, herbs, vegetables
  • pricking out potting on seedlings
  • spring flower pots
  • naturalising bulbs
  • hyacinth bowls
  • table decoration
  • cut flowers
  • caring for house plants and cacti
Summer time activities;
  • maintaining vegetable plots – applying mulch
  • planting out seedlings/plants
  • planting out hanging baskets and containers
  • harvesting fruit & vegetables
  • outdoor cookery classes

Check our ‘News’ page here to see updates on how other residential settings are getting along.