Planning a community gardening project? Project Orange Thumb would like to help.
The international programme is run by garden tool company Fiskars and is coming to New Zealand for the first time.
It offers funding for gardening projects that benefit local communities.
It will make four grants to New Zealand and Australia worth $2000 each, made up of gardening materials.
To learn more about Project Orange Thumb and to apply online visit www.projectorange thumb.com and follow the links to the Australian/New Zealand grant application.
Applications close on March 31.