Herb gardens in schools

Different designs of herb gardens in schools in North Wales

Herb gardens are easy to create and many schools find them useful for many different reasons; delicious in school dinners, great for attracting pollinating insects and lovely for pupils to touch, smell and taste. They thrive on being cut back and used regularly and grow best in well drained soils in full sunshine.

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  • Just finished our herb wheel at Ysgol Bontnewydd
  • First harvest, six months afer planting herb garden at Ysgol Bontnewydd
  • Herb wheel at Ysgol Bontnewydd
  • Pupils making a herb garden by main entrance of Ysgol Felinheli.
  • Herb garden at nursery in Talysarn
  • Herb garden in pots at Ysgol Gwaun Gynfi, Deiniolen
  • Herb garden at Ysgol Waunfawr
  • Planting herb garden at ysgol Maesincla, Caernarfon
  • Planting through weed membrane is practical
  • Teaching assistant takes on garden project at Ysgol Maesincla, Caernarfon
  • never smelt that before!
  • Herb garden at Ysgol yr Hendre, Caernarfon