Gardening

Let learning bloom with Kaplan’s selection gardening materials, tools, and resources. From gardening accessories and garden kits to various seeds and garden-themed resource books, our offerings are perfect for instilling a love of nature in young learners and nurturing early exploration and curiosity.


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Let's Take It Outside!
Let's Take It Outside!
Item: 26123
Status: In Stock
$19.95
Children love outdoor play. Now teachers can combine the magic and excitement of the outdoors with activities that encourage and support learning! This book includes more than 100 new teacher-created, classroom-tested outdoor activities that engage children's minds and bodies as much as they explore the limitless bounds of the outdoors while also building key skills in areas like math, literacy and language, science, art, and music. Perfect for ages 3 - 6. Activities include: counting, alphabet,… More »
Root Vue Farm Set
Root Vue Farm Set
Item: 31325
Status: In Stock
$38.95
4 years & up. Durable unit with acrylic viewing window, built-in water basin and drainage reservoir, light shield that keeps plants growing but can be removed for viewing roots, 8 super-expanding grow mix wafers, 3 packets of seeds, identification labels and 16 page booklet with complete instructions and experiments. Measures 9.25"H x 16"W x 5.75"D.
Raised Garden Kit
Raised Garden Kit
Item: 62091
Status: In Stock
$129.95
An easy introduction to raised bed gardening. Raised gardens are a perfect way to involve children in gardening while using minimal space! This raised bed is the perfect place to start developing the skills and experience the joys of growing plants. With 16 square feet of available planting area, there is room to grow an assortment of vegetables, herbs, or flowers. Eco-friendly kit is made from recycled plastic, so it won't rot, splinter or become infested with unwelcome critters. Tool-free snap-lock… More »
Desert Hothouse
Desert Hothouse
Item: 55507
Status: In Stock
$15.95
4 years & up. Design a desert landscape with included gravel, sand, and boulder. Complete with a variety of cacti and succulents including the Giant Sagauro, Pincushion Cactus, Golden Barrel Cactus, Joshua Tree, Century Plant, and more. Easy-to-grow plants will start sprouting in a week and will last for years. Includes growing instructions and care information. Made in the USA.
Child's Garden Rake
Child's Garden Rake
Item: 62417
Status: In Stock
$8.95
5 years & up. Sized with children in mind, these wood-handled garden tools will inspire the youngest green thumbs! Approximately 28" tall. Styles may vary.
Organic Green Bean
Organic Green Bean
Item: 62332
Status: In Stock
$7.95
4 years & up. This earth-friendly kit gets children ready to garden with components that are all certified organic. The plant is quick to sprout, easy to grow, and will produce their harvest early on compact plants. Sprout inside, and then plant the whole pot in the ground when it's ready -- no waste! Each kit includes a coconut coir pot, a corn-based germination bag, seeds, a peat disk, and informative instructions.
Organic Tomato
Organic Tomato
Item: 62330
Status: In Stock
$7.95
4 years & up. This earth-friendly kit gets children ready to garden with components that are all certified organic. The plant is quick to sprout, easy to grow, and will produce their harvest early on compact plants. Sprout inside, and then plant the whole pot in the ground when it's ready -- no waste! Each kit includes a coconut coir pot, a corn-based germination bag, seeds, a peat disk, and informative instructions.
Plant-It Starters Vegetables and Herb - Set of 3
Plant-It Starters Vegetables and Herb - Set of 3
Item: 55607
Status: In Stock
$22.95
4 years & up. Kit includes a pot, germination bag, seeds, a peat disk, instructions, and three plants: tomato, green bean, and sweet basil. All certified organic.
Eco-Friendly Watering Can with Shovel & Rake
Eco-Friendly Watering Can with Shovel & Rake
Item: 143870
Status: In Stock
$17.95
18 months & up. Time to get to work! Kids can create a beautiful, grand garden with this adorable watering can, gardening shovel and rake. Children can grow flowers in their garden, or even fruits and vegetables! This Earth-friendly gardening set is tough enough to last for generations to come and makes a great outdoor activity addition for the class. Watering can includes a cotton rope handle. All items in this set are made of 100 percent recycled plastic. Dishwasher safe. BPA free, phthalate… More »
Kids Work Gloves
Kids Work Gloves
Item: 82250
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 - 5 years. These smaller versions of adult working gloves are made to help protect little carpenters' hands. Fits most 3 - 5 year olds.
Giddy Buggy Good Gripping Gloves
Giddy Buggy Good Gripping Gloves
Item: 86022
Status: In Stock
$7.99
3 - 6 years. Get a "grip" on gardening with these fun and friendly child-size gloves! Featuring bright stripes and Giddy Buggy's smiling face, these gloves are made from sturdy, high-quality, machine-washable material and feature rubber latex coating on the palms to help grip garden tools. These fun and useful gloves keep hands clean while encouraging outdoor exploration and promoting gross and fine motor skills.
Child's Garden Hoe
Child's Garden Hoe
Item: 62416
Status: In Stock
$8.95
5 years & up. Sized with children in mind, these wood-handled garden tools will inspire the youngest green thumbs! Approximately 28" tall. Styles may vary.
Sensory Eco-Biosphere Plant Dome with 5 Different Plant Seeds
Sensory Eco-Biosphere Plant Dome with 5 Different Plant Seeds
Item: 24015
Status: In Stock
$27.95
Grades K & up. Tantalize all 5 senses with plants from around the world, including Aloe (touch), Spearmint(smell), Cilantro(taste), Rainbow Coleus(sight) and the Cabbage Palm(hearing). This easy-to-grow kit starts sprouting in one week and can be grown indoors for years with minimal care. The dome comes complete with everything needed for people to create their own miniature sensory gardens including soil, 2 kinds of gravel, stone, color stickers, planting mixture, and instructions.
Bush Green Beans Seeds 3-Pack
Bush Green Beans Seeds 3-Pack
Item: 32862
Status: In Stock
$9.95
These Green Beans are of the bush variety and are easier to take care of. Germination within 5-10 days. Three packs of Green Bean seeds are 10 mg each.
Dwarf Sunflower Seeds 3-Pack
Dwarf Sunflower Seeds 3-Pack
Item: 32863
Status: In Stock
$9.95
Sunflowers are used for foods and oils. Flower heads track the sun, and are very fast growing plants. Germination within 7-14 days. Three packs of Sunflower seeds are 500 mg each.
Nancy B's Science Club® Hydroponics Kit
Nancy B's Science Club® Hydroponics Kit
Item: 145608
Status: In Stock
$25.95
8 years & up. Is it magic or is it science? Watch plants grow without any soil with this incredible Hydroponics Kit! Your child will be able to see root systems clearly through water-filled flasks, monitoring not only the top of a plant's growth, but the bottom as well. Just put sprouted seeds in the included seed baskets, place them in the flasks, and observe the science behind the Aztec's amazing floating gardens! Included: 2 flasks with thermometers, 2 trellises with rulers, 2 seed baskets, 22-page activity journal
EarthBox: Ready to Grow Base Kit
EarthBox: Ready to Grow Base Kit
Item: 25521
Status: In Stock
$85.95
Get started on the EarthBox adventure in your elementary classroom or add more earth boxes to curricular packages. Each kit includes: Container, Aeration Screen, 2 cubic feet of Potting Mix, 1 lb. Dolomite, 1 lb. Fertilizer, Fill Tube, 4 Casters, and 2 Mulch Covers.
Eco-Friendly Indoor Gardening Kit
Eco-Friendly Indoor Gardening Kit
Item: 85876
Status: In Stock
$25.95
3 years & up. Everything you need to grow organic Teddy Bear Sunflowers, Basil and Zinnias except for water and sunlight. Includes 3 yellow planters, peapod-shaped planter tray, trowel and 3 packets of organic seeds and soil. Made from recycled milk jugs. Non-toxic. Meets FDA requirements for food contact.
Sweet Bell Pepper Seeds 3-Pack
Sweet Bell Pepper Seeds 3-Pack
Item: 32860
Status: In Stock
$9.95
Sweet Bell Peppers are one of the most common vegetables grown in home gardens. They are delicous eaten fresh or cooked. Germination within 10-21 days. Three packs of Sweet Bell Pepper seeds are 12 mg each.
Oregano Seeds 3-Pack
Oregano Seeds 3-Pack
Item: 32858
Status: In Stock
$9.95
Oregano is a member of the mint family, and is high in antioxidants. Leaves have more flavor when they are dried. Germination within 7-14 days. Three packs of Oregano seeds are 10 mg each.
Slicing Cucumber Seeds 3-Pack
Slicing Cucumber Seeds 3-Pack
Item: 32861
Status: In Stock
$9.95
These Cucumbers are of the bush variety and are easier to take care of. Give more water for better tasting cucumbers. They are best if harvested while still green. Germination within 3-7 days. Three packs of Cucumber seeds are 260 mg each.
In the Garden Critter Counters
In the Garden Critter Counters
Item: 31151
Status: In Stock
$22.99
3 years & up. Kids learn to count bugs and compare numbers with the colorful bug inspired manipulatives. Reinforce counting, sorting and patterning with this set of 72 counts in 6 different shapes and colors. Critters come in 6 different shapes and colors, representing bugs familiar to young children. Includes an activity guide. Critters measure between 1.25" high and 2" long. Includes 72 counters.
My Little Garden Pretend Play with Realistic Tools and Accessories
My Little Garden Pretend Play with Realistic Tools and Accessories
Item: 147560
Status: In Stock
$39.99
3 years & up. Your child will blossom into a master gardener with My Little Garden! This adorable set features realistic tools and accessories that are essential to "growing" a pretend garden. Plant the seeds, add the fertilizer, watch your pretend veggies sprout, and use the trowel to "dig" them up from the soil sponges. Read the Grower's Guide to learn about gardening and vital veggie facts. Children will develop their creativity, problem-solving and fine motor skills through… More »
Grow A Garden Matching Game
Grow A Garden Matching Game
Item: 84509
Status: In Stock
$14.99
3 years & up. Children will enjoy learning about the garden's abundant delights on these 56 beautifully illustrated cards while developing memory and concentration skills. Match the colorful pairs of garden helpers, such as ladybugs, butterflies, wheel-barrows, and watering cans, plus garden goodies like pumpkins, tomatoes, tulips and more.