Session 3: Seed Starting


Session 3 highlights the steps necessary to develop a school garden planting plan. This section includes combinations of plants that grow well together and provides inspiration and examples of useful plants to support instructional units of study.

See below for resources to help you learn about plant selection and starting seeds indoors. Materials include tip sheets, teacher exercises, and lesson plans that support your curriculum.

This Web site complements a six-day Professional Development Institute for teachers offered at The New York Botanical Garden. For more information about this course or other opportunities at the Garden, please visit the NYBG Professional Development page or contact teachered@nybg.org or 718.817.8140.