From Flower to Fruit At Sixth Ave Elementary

The strawberries growing in our garden this week beautifully illustrated several stages of fruit growth. Students could easily see how a pollinated flower drops its petals and transforms the center into a juicy fruit covered with seeds. We can’t wait for all the other flowers to make their transformation so we can have a tasty snack!

-ranger eleanor




Eleanor Goodrich

Eleanor is a garden ranger from Appalachian Virginia. After moving to Los Angeles from her sustainable family farm, eleanor loves sharing her love of food, nature, and dirt with the children of Los Angeles!