Great school garden planning resources

Gardens for Learning: Creating and Sustaining Your School Garden from the California School Garden Network School Garden Wizard – an extensive guide for proposing and planning the garden to teaching and maintenance, created in partnership the United States Botanic Garden and Chicago Botanic Garden. Plant a Seed Watch it Grow – an online guide created […]

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Fruits, Vegetables, and Herbs to Grow in South Maui

One of the most frequently asked question we get is “What grows in South Maui?”   It isn’t an easy answer but here are few thing we have learned: “Spring planting” starts about October.  Our best growing months are December-April. After that, some heat tolerant species survive  or may thrive in shaded areas. If you do […]

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Seabury Orchard

Seabury Middle School students made a video about the school orchard. The orchard idea was conceived in 2008 by the 7th grade class, It was first planted in December, 2010.

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Kihei School Garden after 1 Month Fall 2010

Kihei School Garden after 1 Month Fall 2010 [slickr-flickr  id=”42776317@N03″ use-key=”y” api_key=”46a1d535cb518cb00f193a761f409d7a” search=”sets” set=”72157625511694694″ type=”slideshow”] View the entire slideshow on Flickr!

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Canoe Garden 2010

Hōkūao Pellegrino works with other volunteers to educate kids about our “Canoe Garden” that features plants that were brought by the Polynesians when they settled in Hawai’i. He educated kids in the historical importance of the plants and how they were used hundreds of years ago as well as today. [slickr-flickr  id=”42776317@N03″ api_key=”46a1d535cb518cb00f193a761f409d7a” search=”sets” set=”72157625386028177″ […]

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Best of Planting 2010

Best of Planting Photos 2010 at Kihei Elementary. Over 600 students and 20+ classes participated. [slickr-flickr  id=”42776317@N03″ api_key=”46a1d535cb518cb00f193a761f409d7a” search=”sets” set=”72157625508494726″ thumbnail_size=”small”] Here’s a link to the entire slideshow!

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