Eat Water Bottle Garden

Published on May 16th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

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This water bottle garden is hydroponics for beginners.

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This water bottle garden is hydroponics for beginners.

Got an empty plastic bottle in the recycle bin? Fish that sucker out and turn it into a hydroponic water bottle garden!

Our sister site Sustainablog shared a video about the Petomato kit, and it’s awesome. The kit gives you all of the supplies you need to turn an old water bottle into a hydroponic garden. The kit includes:

  • seeds (cherry tomato, basil, arugula, habanero pepper, mint, parsley, or wild strawberry)
  • growth medium
  • a special bottle cap

Add an empty plastic water bottle, and you’ve got yourself a hydroponic water bottle garden. Who says you need lots of space to grow food?

[image via Petomato]

Check out the article from Sustainablog, including a video about the Petomato:

DIY Hydroponics, Straight from Your Recycling Bin (via sustainablog)

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Hi there! I'm Becky Striepe, a green crafter and vegan foodie living in Atlanta, Georgia with my husband and two cats. My mission is to make eco-friendly crafts and vegan food accessible to anyone who wants to give them a go. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .



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