Starting with your child's first birthday, plant a tree or flower that will bloom each year around your little one's special day and mark it with a little plaque or sign, if desired. Then, make a yearly tradition of photographing your child by his or her birthday garden.
- For Winter babies plant holly, flowering jasmine, or crocus.
- For Spring babies plant flowering bulbs, such as daffodils, lilac bushes, or tree peonies.
- For Summer babies plant roses, iris, or hydrangea.
- For Autumn babies plant Clematis, Japanese Maple, or Crape Myrtle.