Plant Part Salad


Time Required

This activity takes about 15 min to create your salad and then you can take as long as you want to enjoy your new creation!

CLICK HERE to download Plant Part Salad activity sheet.


Plant parts don't just have an important role in the growth of a plant, they are also part of a healthy diet.  Here are some ideas for making your own tasty Plant Part Salad.

Roots: carrots and radish

Stems: asparagus and celery

Leaves: lettuce, spinach, cabbage and parsley

Flowers: broccoli, cauliflower, pansy and nasturtium

Fruit: apples, avacados, cucumbers, green beans, peppers and tomatoes

Seeds: sunflower, corn and garden peas

The Challenge

  • Create your own Plant Parts Salad and share it with your family
  • Share your Plant Parts Salad with us.  While we would love to taste your salad, we will be happy with a picture.  CLICK HERE to upload a picture of your Plant Parts Salad.


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