Super Cool Garden Facts
supercool garden garden issue, and we’ve found some It’s our facts you’re gonna dig! Get it? LOL.
A sunflower isn’t just one flower – the fuzzy brown centre and the yellow petals around it are actually over 1000 smaller flowers blooming from a single stalk. Wow! 3
Scientists have found evidence that talking to flowers or playing them music can actually help them grow. 2
There are more microorganisms teaspoon in one of soil than people on there a Earth! 4 Apples, pears, peaches, cherries, raspberries and strawberries are all actually part of the rose family.
Bamboo is the fastest growing plant in the world, and can grow up to 88cm in a single day! Hydrangea flowers are pretty special. They actually change colour based on the acidity of the soil they’re growing in. The average strawberry has around 200 seeds covering it. It’s the only fruit that displays its seeds on the outside. Keukenhof in the Netherlands is one of the largest flower gardens in the world! Gardeners plant 7 million flower bulbs there each year. Whoa! Do you have any tall trees in your garden? The world’s tallest tree is a coastal redwood named Hyperion. It lives in a national park in California, USA, and stands at a whopping 115 metres tall! There are more than 2000 different types of earthworm! Can you spot any in your garden?