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Hundreds of ideas for play with plants

The PAPPUS 'top 15' plants each have a set of Playful Springboards - dozens of simple, enjoyable and playful ideas to get you thinking about the potential of commonly found plants for play.

From blackberry facepaint to elder whistles to willow tunnels and nettle soup, you'll find suggestions for arts, crafts, design, performances, magical properties, cooking and more - just click on the plant pictures below to find out more.

Explore the Playful Springboards below
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Ash

Ash

Dandelion

Dandelion

Grass

Grass

Ivy

Ivy

Oak

Oak

Blackberry

Blackberry

Dog Rose

Dog Rose

Hazel

Hazel

Lime

Lime

Poppy

Poppy

Conifer

Conifer

Elder

Elder

Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut

Nettle

Nettle

Willow

Willow