When you toss a so-called seed bomb, you plant an instant wildflower patch. To make, mix together 5 parts natural air-drying clay, 1 part compost, and 1 part seeds. Roll into 1-inch balls; dry on waxed paper a few days. Give them as gifts, in muslin bags ink-pad-stamped with a floral design.
Plain muslin bags, 4" by 6", $10.50 for 24, papermart.com
Buy Local Seeds
Native plants promote insect and wildlife health in the area. Visit american meadows.com to buy seeds that thrive in your region.