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Planting seeds of gardening knowledge in children today
Second-graders learn about outdoor hobby through hands-on activities
Hall County Master Gardener Joann Keller, left, takes McEver Arts Academy second-graders on a tour of The Gardens on Green. Students observed various seeds and seed pods and learned the difference between annual and perennial plants.
Tracy Bedolla and Andy Garcia giggled as they chewed mint leaves they found in the garden. The classmates disagreed as to what the leaves were called. Tracy said the leaves were called “candy leaves.”