At PS 151Q, chemical-free, naturally rot-resistant white cedar triangular planter boxes hold organic soil and can be accessed by small children from all sides. The chart below offers horticultural ideas to celebrate all four seasons in the cedar planters.

Spring

Get the neighbors excited with:

Succulent strawberries
Vicious snapdragons
Charming chard
Luscious lovage
Summer

Use less water with drought-tolerant choices:

Mexican sunflowers
Silvery sage
Husky cherries
Lovely lavender
Fall

Keep up kids’ curiosity with:

Purple pansies
Showy chrysanthemums
Red kale
Pumpkins
Scrumptious lettuces
Winter

Brighten the after-school pick-up with colorful solar lighting and:

Fava Beans
Roaring Red Clover
Sweet Snowdrops

Visit this garden PS 151Q 50-05 31st Ave., Woodside 11377