Life of a plant

Learn how to get the most out of your allotment by reading information on each plant and the tools and equipment you might need.

Click the top links to see the stages of growth in a plant

Seedling picture

This is the first stage of the plants life.

The little baby seedling pushes its roots out of the seed. Then the roots push the shoot of the plant out of the soil. The shoot pops out of the seed as its pulled through the soil. Then as the shoot reaches above ground it starts to grow into a baby plant.