Bird Seed Lucky Dip

 Bought bird seed is a blend of many types of cereals such as sunflowers, millet, canary seed, oats, wheat, rape and linseed.  Sowing this can be an absorbing activity for kids of all ages – you never know what you’re going to get! 

Seeds Bird Seed Mixed Sunflower Seeds Variety Feed

 You’ll need:

  • Bought bird seed
  • Container
  • Growing medium

Method :

Fill the container with growing medium and push the seeds about 1cm deep, firming lightly on top.  Place on a light windowsill and keep the soil moist.

As they’re an assortment, the seeds will germinate at different rates, producing a wide variety of interesting shoots and foliage – the children can have fun guessing what they are!

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