New World Little Gardens

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Are you looking for some expert advice to get your Little Garden growing? Send us your question and we’ll put it to our Little Garden community and gardening expert to answer - questions are normally responded to within a couple of days. Or, feel free to browse around and view our existing questions and answers.  For all school related queries, please email hello@schoolkit.co.nz  

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Hi, I was just wondering if you know whether there will be more Little Gardens at New World this year? We have loved growing our plants in the past and would be super keen to do this again!!

By Lauren Moir | Asked 3 days ago

Watch this space! Some exciting things are ahead, as New World believes that sustainability and doing what’s right for t...

Will there be a 2018 promo

By Peter Clapcott | Asked 10 days ago

Watch this space! Some exciting things are ahead, as New World believes that sustainability and doing what’s right for t...

I planted my watermelon

By Joanie Watson | Asked 13 days ago

Congratulations!  You can find hints and tips for growing your Little Garden watermelon here.

Hi there, I'd love to buy some of the pots & soil disc's that are used in the promotion - could you please point me in the right direction of where I could get some?

By David Noble | Asked 32 days ago

The seedling kits were only available for the duration of the promotion at New World, but most garden centres sell simil...

Hi, I was just wondering if you plan to run this promotion again this year (Please say you are....)?

By Kelly Garmonsway | Asked 39 days ago

Thanks – watch this space! Some exciting things are ahead as New World believes that sustainability and doing what’s rig...

Why is my pots becoming mouldy

By Faaizah De Vries | Asked 46 days ago

The mould is caused by the moisture in the air. You can wipe it away with a tissue as it is not harmful.

I live in South Africa and I would like to buy this. Where am I able to buy my little garden? Look forward to your response.

By Robynne Senekal | Asked 60 days ago

Greetings from New Zealand - you will need to contact Checkers directly as the Little Garden promotion has finished here...

Hi. I live in South Africa. After about 3 weeks of my plants growing they dry out and die. I water them like normal on a daily basis but they just die. Please assist me in this regard. Thank you

By Azraa Akoob | Asked 2 months ago

Greetings from New Zealand. For our conditions, we recommend watering your seedlings in the morning, so the soil can dry...

In the repotting video they show to cut the bottom of the biodegradable pot won’t this harm the roots of the plant?

By Shantel Ponnan | Asked 3 months ago

It depends on how established the roots have become in your seedling pot. If you can see loads of roots sprouting throug...