Pretty Cool: 12 Foods That You Can Grow in Plastic Bottles

Having a small home where you don’t have place for gardening is real disappointment especially if you love to grow plants. Another problem that people are facing is low sunlight on the veranda. In fact you don’t need to disappoint yourself because we are going to present to you ideal solution to these problems.

We are going to present to you a solution of growing a plant in a plastic bottle. This way you will manage to create your own small garden at your home.

Here is how to grow plants in plastic bottle

These are the needed materials:

  1. Rope
  2. Plastic bottles
  3. Ruler
  4. Scissors
  5. Marker
  6. Water resistant cover
  7. Lighter

Instructions:

You will need to mark the cut areas on the container by using a marker (a rectangle beside the jug and little holes where the rope will pass through). Next you will need to cut the container by using nails in order to make holes. Add some tape to the base of the container and make two knots which will be located at the base and on the top.

Afterwards it is up to you to decide which plant you want to use in the container, and in the second container also put a plant but make sure that you are leaving enough space/height. Put the ropes towards the bottle and join them vertically.

Here is a list of plants that you can grow in plastic bottles

  1. Green peas
  2. Carrots
  3. Radishes
  4. Garlic
  5. Green vegetables
  6. Chives
  7. Chilies
  8. Chard
  9. Lettuce
  10. Green beans
  11. Strawberries
  12. Tomatoes
  13. Other plants that have short roots

Here are some additional tips

You should use the string which is used for connecting the bottles for climbing of the plants. Also keep the soil moist and use sprayer in order to water the plants.

Source:
timefornaturalcare.com
Other sources included:
homeremediesgarden.com

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