This Sprout Pencil makes a really unique and personable gift for a teacher, for an end of term gift or a Christmas gift It makes the perfect, low cost, way to say how much you appreciate them. Please add the name of the teacher and who the gift is from at the time of ordering The Sprout Pencil is the original plantable pencil, patented and guaranteed to be of the highest quality. In place of an eraser the Sprout Pencil features a water soluble seed capsule and when it becomes too short to write with it can be planted. All aspects of the Sprout pencil are sustainable and non-toxic – from the biodegradable seed capsule to the 100% natural clay and graphite core and PEFC/FSC-certified wood. All the seeds selected are very easy to grow and the varieties available are: Basil Coriander Daisy Sage Sunflower The plantable pencils come attached to a 300gsm backing card. This one features the lovely quote 'Teachers plant seeds of knowledge that last a lifetime' and can be personalised with any name / names The pencil will come carefully wrapped in tissue paper but please note we do not pack them in a plastic sleeve to avoid unnecessary plastic packaging.