Crafts With Pine Cones

Collect  some  cones (only take what you need and leave some behind for mice or red squirrels) in the Autumn from the forest floor and take them home and allow them to dry out.

As the cones dry out the scales will open up to expose the small seeds inside. Watch this video to learn more.

Time Lapse Pine Cones Opening

Now try making something yourself by having a look at these links.

Christmas Cones

This is part of the Autumn Fruits, Berries and Seeds information.