Participating in Bulbs4Kids is very easy. When you register your class, you will receive a free flower bulb kit in the fall. But remember: only 150 kits are available, so don’t wait too long! Once your class is registered to participate, they will automatically take part in the contest for the 2020 Golden Flower Bulb.
Please note that conditions apply to participating in Bulbs4Kids:
- The flower bulb kits are suitable for children ages 6-12 (grades 1 through 6).
- The flower bulb kits are sent only to elementary schools in English-speaking parts of Canada.
- Each elementary school is eligible to receive only one kit.
Contents of the Bulbs4Kids flower bulb kit
The Bulbs4Kids kit has everything your class needs to get started straightaway. It contains:
- 600 flower bulbs (200 tulips, 100 crocuses, 200 daffodils and 100 grape hyacinths)
- 35 Bulbs4Kids instruction booklets
- 1 teacher’s manual
- 10 gardening trowels
- 15 plant markers
The contest to win the 2020 Golden Flower Bulb
Send in photos and/or videos of your “discovering flower bulbs” activities and you just might win the 2020 Golden Flower Bulb. This visual material should be sent to our website or to our Facebook page.
October 2019 – Designing: Have the class design their flower bulb garden. Take a picture or make a video of the design process and send this in.
October 2019 – Planting time: Have the class plant the flower bulbs according to their design. Take a picture or make a video of the planting activity and send this in.
February 2020 – The first shoots: Take a picture or make a video of the first shoots emerging from the ground and send this in.
March – May 2020 – In full bloom: Take a picture or make a video of your flower bulb garden in full bloom and send this in.
The class with the most beautiful flower bulb garden will win the 2020 Golden Flower Bulb.Register your class now