Planting Herbs in School Scheme 2023/24



The Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD)

Details of the Scheme

  1. Release of videos to participating schools explaining the precautions for receiving herb seedlings and planting demonstrations as well as distribution of information leaflets and seedlings of the herbs to schools by the LCSD.
    Please refer to prospectus for details.

Please refer to Prospectus for details.


To promote school greening campaigns, raise the awareness of students about greening and cultivate their interests in growing herbs.

Eligibility of entry

All local registered primary, secondary, special schools and kindergartens may apply.


Please complete the application form at Appendix 1. Applications should reach the Zoological and Horticultural Education Unit by fax (Fax No.: 2367 0556), email at or post to 1/F, Kowloon Park Office, 22 Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon on or before the closing date.

Closing Date of Application

25 May 2023


(a) Invite applications May 2023
(b) Provision of delivery schedule of flower/herb seedlings September 2023
(c) Delivery of flower/herb seedlings and distribution of information leaflets to schools by the LCSD Between
Early November and Early December 2023
(d) Submission of activity record books and questionnaires Mid-April 2024

Video of Notes on Receiving Seedlings and Planting Herbs

Information Leaflets

Delivery Schedule of Flower and Herb Seedlings

Opinion Survey

Enquiry: 2723 6053