Current seed bank
Spring market - 9th September 2017
Every year Parkview Primary hosts a family market in George Hay Park, Parkview, Johannesburg. Grow Group will be representing trees this year. You can get your very own tree starter packs from our stall.
South Africa’s calendar is full of special days and weeks, here are a few up and coming:
1st – 7th Sept National arbor week
16th Sept World Ozone Day
19th Sept Coastal Clean-Up Day
22nd Sept World Rhino Day
3rd Oct World Habitat Day
10th – 15th Oct National Marine Week
21st Nov World Fisheries Day
Events & school activities
Saheti School - 27th September 2017
Every year, Saheti School asks the grade 7 classes to partake in the tree growing activity. To date more than 300 learners from Saheti School is part of the MILLION tree campaign.
Dates to remember
Sean Hide started Hens Idea in 2008 by launching the Grow A Tree starter pack. A few months past, and schools approached him to create a lesson around growing a tree seed. In 2009, Brooklyn primary was the first school and he has since been to more than 80+ schools encouraging more than 60 000 kids to grow indigenous tree seeds.