Garden can be of any size. It can vary from acres and acres of land or it can be small box with only few plants in it, which you can be placed in the window.
Different plants need different climates and different seasons. You can involve your children also in gardening. They can help you out in growing the vegetables to be eaten for dinner and they can also helps you out in preserving the vegetables and fruits to be eaten during the winter season.
Gardening gives many lessons to the children which are much important for them. It teaches them that how the seeds grow the plant and how we get food and from where and also teach them to be patient and see them growing slowly.
Gardening also provides the chance to the children to work outdoors and do productive things with fun. Always take the children to acquire for the stuffs required for gardening. You should also ask them to grow their plants themselves in small pots and boxes.
For gardening supplies you will be requiring the seeds, soil, watering can, hand held garden tools and some fertilizers for the soil if needed.
You should teach your children to read each packages of the seeds carefully and ask them to notice that each and every plant require different time duration to grow and how much deep they needed to be planted.
For instance, cucumbers need light soil for plantation while carrots need to be planted deeper in the soil. This knowledge will let your children understand and will let him grow plant accurately and productively.