Botany Experimental Greenhouse

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  • Learn about plants and seeds by conducting 30 different experiments
  • Includes a specially designed botanical laboratory
  • For ages 5-7
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Budding botanists will love getting their hands dirty in this unique biological science experiment kit. Learn about plants and seeds by conducting experiments in a specially designed botanical laboratory with greenhouse domes, complete with thermometer and ventilation.

With this kit you can:

  • Construct an automatic watering system to keep your plants from getting too thirsty.
  • Grow beans, cress, and zinnia flowers in your greenhouses.
  • Experiment with plant cells and capillary action.
  • Learn how roots work to transport water and nutrients throughout a plant.
  • Conduct experiments that demonstrate how plants need water, light, and heat to grow. 
  • Discover the strength of a bean and how leaves sweat.
  • See why grass grows back after it is cut and how cuttings can grow roots.
  • Germinate fruit and vegetable plants from the seeds in your kitchen.
  • Grow a flower garden.
  • Make tiny plaster bugs to decorate your garden.
  • Collect seeds with your socks, and grow a funny grass head.
  • Make leaf and bark rubbings.
  • Learn how you can force budded branches to bloom in winter.

With a 48-page, full-color illustrated guidebook, this kit teaches botany fundamentals with step-by-step instructions for the hands-on experiments as well as growing information for many common plants.