Choose the right bottle
Take a 2-litre soda bottles that are often lying around the house.
Cutting up the bottles
Cut the bottles anywhere between half in size to 2/3rd
Making drainage holes
Make around 4-5 holes at the bottom of the bottle
Layering up:Fill the bottom of the bottle with small rocks,
potting soil and seeds of your choice, put one last layer of soil and
water the sampling. Keep it in sunlight for healthy growth
Break the eggs open and clear the contents; gently wash and dry the
Pierce the bottom of your clean eggshells with a sewing needle to create
draining hole for excess water.
Use a spoon to fill each shell with a layer of damp soil. Place a few
each shell according to depth
After your seeds are planted, find a sunny window and place your
there to start the growth process.Lightly mist the soil with a spray
bottle as often
Once your seedlings grow to about 2 inches, move the entire carton into
Plant saplings in any container
Get your containers and soil:
Take an ice tray or any container. Make small holes for proper drainage.
Look for a soil that is made especially for sowing seeds.
Or you can make your own by taking backyard soil, combining it with
water and fruit
and vegetable peels ( acts as a fertilizer). Mix it well.
Select your seeds: you can select any seed available in your kitchen
cucumber, chillies, etc
Get your plants ready for potting
Fill your pot up to half an inch (1.25 cm) from the top with your soil
Place seeds in the soil:
Place your seeds in the pot. Gently press in the seeds, or lightly cover
them with a
layer of soil
Moisten the seeds soil
The top layer of soil and seed should be damp, but not wet.
Keep your plant in a sunny area where your seeds will get a full day’s
Water seeds as needed.
Water the seeds as the soil starts to dry. It should always be moist,
but never wet