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Venus Fly Trap Video

Venus Fly Trap Video

The Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula)This is a carnivorous plant native to subtropical wetlands on the East Coast of the United States in North Carolina and South Carolina. It catches its prey—chiefly insects and arachnids—with a trapping structure formed by the...

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Why Are Our Bees Dying?

Why Are Our Bees Dying?

 Why Are Our Bees Dying? Scientists are not yet sure what is causing a huge decline in bee numbers. Scientists say it may be caused by a number of factors including-Would you like our Dan The Gardener & Friends FREE Activity Book for kids packed full of...

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What Is Photosynthesis? – Plant Energy

What Is Photosynthesis? – Plant Energy

What is Photosynthesis? In order to grow, plants need energy which they get from sunlight, this is called Photosynthesis. A green substance called chlorophyll is found in the cells of the plant's leaves. The chlorophyll captures energy from the sunlight, at the same...

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Great Outdoor Cooking Ideas with Kids

Great Outdoor Cooking Ideas with Kids

Great Outdoor Cooking Ideas with Kids Great outdoor cooking ideas with Kids around a barbeque can be extremely hard, especially if you are trying to include them. There are many dangers to cooking with a barbeque, so you want to be sure that you are taking that into...

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Carnivorous Plants

Carnivorous Plants

All about Carnivorous Plants There are many different types of plant out there and they are all so different. Some have green leaves others have purple leaves. Some grow Fruits other Vegetables. Some plants need soil others only need a tall tree in the canopy to rest...

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Three Little Woods

Three Little Woods

Three Little Woods This is the home of Dan The Gardener and his friends. Three Little Woods is a countryside village with one big Beach and another two when the tide goes out. Further, into the village are the Great Woods where some trees stand at over one hundred...

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Skipper The Dog

Skipper The Dog

Hello, my name is Skipper and I am Dan The Gardeners dog. Dan and I go everywhere together I even ride with him in his van and sit by Nan Fran’s fire. Every season is amazing in Three little Woods. In the Autumn Nan Fran cooks up her best food. In the winter there is...

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Rusty The Lawnmower

Rusty The Lawnmower

Hello, my name is Rusty The Lawnmower I am Dan The Gardeners trusty lawnmower. Dan says I moan a lot but I always end up doing all the hard work and have to travel in the back of the van."Why can’t I sit in the front like Skipper" I am completely self-sufficient, I...

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Queenie The Bee

Queenie The Bee

Hello, my name is Queenie I am Queen Bee of Three Little Woods. I love telling people what to do because I am sure I always know best! Little Miss Bossy Boots is what they call me but I think it is because I am so organised. I have to be, I have lots of honeybees...

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Dan The Gardeners Van

Dan The Gardeners Van

Dan The Gardener's Van I try not to drive a lot as the fumes that motor vehicles produce are bad for the atmosphere. But in Three Little Woods, we have a special plot of sugar cane which we convert into fuel to power our cars. So we have special cars made especially...

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Nan Fran

Nan Fran

Hello, my name is Nan Fran I'm Dan’s grandma. Dan has lived with me since he was a little boy. We live together in a little cottage called Fernleigh in the village of Three Little Woods, I am always around to give advice and help to Dan when he needs it. My favourite...

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Jasmine – Jakes Best Friend

Jasmine – Jakes Best Friend

Hello, my name is Jasmine I live with my Mum and Dad, who owns the local garden centre. My best friend is Jake. Like Jake, I too love living in Three Little Woods as it is the perfect place to live! Everyone is so friendly and know Jake and I which is great but not if...

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Florance The Earthworm

Florance The Earthworm

Hello, my name is Florance The Earthworm I am an Earth Worm who is very intelligent. I live in the compost heap in Nan Fran’s back garden. I am here to provide you with interesting facts about the environment and how you can help. Each day I aim to learn something new...

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Nan Frans Cottage

Nan Frans Cottage

Nan Fran’s Cottage This is in the heart of Three Little Woods and where Nan Fran, Dan and his dog Skipper live. The cottage is very old and was built by Dan’s great Grandad who also planted the great oak tree around the side. Inside the Cottage is a lovely old kitchen...

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Digger The Mole

Digger The Mole

Hello, my name is Digger The Mole I am a garden mole who cannot see very well, I bob up here and there annoying everyone as I leave a mess in their pretty gardens even though I do not mean to. Find a molehill and I will not be far away. I cannot see very well which is...

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Mosses and Liverworts

Mosses and Liverworts

Mosses and Liverworts These are in the oldest group of true plants; this group is called the Bryophytes. Liverworts are thought to be the oldest at around 500 millions years old. They were on the earth before other plants like grass, ferns, cacti and trees.  You can...

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Jake – Dans Little Helper

Jake – Dans Little Helper

Hello, my name is Jake I live with my mum Claire. I love helping Dan and want to be just like him when I grow up. When I am not at school I am out having fun with my best friend Jasmine. I can not wait for summer to come around so I get lots of time to go out and...

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Gigi The Butterfly

Gigi The Butterfly

Hello, my name is Gigi The Butterfly Like Jennifer Pickles I too have travelled to lots of places. I like to meet lots of new people but I always come back home to Three Little Woods to see all my friends and to tell them all of my tales. I usually stay with Florence...

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Georgie the Magpie

Georgie the Magpie

Hello, my name is Georgie the Magpie. My nest is in Nan Fran’s oak tree, near the compost heap. Being able to fly is amazing, when Dan The Gardener catches me pinching the fruit I can just fly away! Sometimes people call me a little rascal, but I can’t see what is...

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Jennifer Pickles

Jennifer Pickles

Hello, my name is Jennifer Pickles I am a local school teacher. I have recently moved to Three Little Woods from a big city, I enjoy working with Dan The Gardener and Recycle Michael teaching children about Gardening, Recycling and the Environment. I have just arrived...

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My name is Kathy Rustell and I am the creator of Dan the Gardener and Friends. The information on our blog is here to help parents encouraging Kids Gardening and to respect nature by recycling, reducing water, re-using products, growing plants, fruit and vegetables, being healthy and having fun!

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