Planting Herbs in School Scheme 2022/23



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

20 May 2022


(a) Invite applications May 2022
(b) Provision of videos to participating schools explaining the precautions they should take when receiving herb seedlings October 2022
(c) Delivery of herb seedlings and distribution of information leaflets to schools by the LCSD Between
Early November and mid of December 2022
(d) Submission of activity record books and questionnaires March 2023






Balloting Result and Delivery Schedule

Information Leaflet of Perpetual Begonia

Questionnaire (To be Completed by School)

Planting Demonstration: Perpetual Begonia
Planting Demonstration: Perpetual Begonia

Notes on Receiving Seedlings
Notes on Receiving Seedlings


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