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by Wairoa School
Patterns are made by repeating
shapes or colours
Let's see what patterns there are in the world of plants.
Plants can be trimmed to look like each other.
These plants are trimmed to make a pattern.
Plants can be trimmed to look like green, leafy animals, like these elephants - but they don't make a pattern.
Bleeding heart flowers bloom in patterns.
Each flower repeats the same stripe of white.
Look at the rows of tulips.
Gardners make patterns by the way they plant the colourful flowers.