Ryan Parry's Caterpods Teach Kids About Plants & Gardens

By: Marissa Brassfield - Jun 21, 2009   Updated: Mar 30 2011
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These cheerful plant pots are called Caterpods, and they're educational toys for kids created by Ryan Parry. Each hump of the Caterpod opens to unveil a hollowed-out pot into which plants and flowers can be planted.

With the Caterpod, kids can learn about gardening in a friendly and approachable manner. Check out some other cute educational toys for kids below.

Implications - Educational toys have seen a huge boom in the marketing industry. Parents have found out that it is never too early for their children to start learning. The children's market is huge and will never go out of style because there will always be eager parents to please.