Growing broccoli sprouts right on your countertop is a great way to add a little healthy crunch to your diet, no matter the season!
Greenhouse growing is one kind of indoor gardening. But that’s not really what we’re talking about here.
There are a couple of reasons to consider growing food indoors, right inside your home. One is to produce some greens in the middle of winter when they’re otherwise scarce – or expensive. The second? Limited space. Apartment dwellers regularly lament their inability to plant a thriving garden without an outdoor space in which to do so. But there are ways to produce food, even in limited space.
By adopting some of these tactics, even urbanites can have a hand in growing some of their own food.
How to Make a Worm Bin for Less than $5 – Easy DIY Worm Composter
Build a DIY worm composter in just 30 minutes. Castings from this worm bin are a rich garden amendment that will make your garden grow!
Growing Bean Sprouts at Home for Pennies in Just a Week
Learning how to grow bean sprouts & lentil sprouts at home can save you a bundle — it’s easy! Growing sprouts means fresh produce right in your kitchen!
Instant Pot Seed Germination – A Seed Starting Shortcut!
Germination of seeds like tomatoes and peppers requires very warm temperatures. Using an Instant Pot for germinating seeds makes it EASY!
Get Fresh: Growing Microgreens Indoors for Year-Round Salads
Discover the best microgreens to grow as well as how to grow microgreens indoors with this handy guide to growing wintertime salads.
Growing Popcorn Microgreens for Healthy Snacking & Salads
Popcorn shoots — or microgreens — have a delicate sweet flavor. Grow them on a windowsill for fresh greens year round.
Indoor Greens: The Edible Sweet Potato Vine for a Winter Harvest
The edible sweet potato vine provides winter greens when grown indoors during cold weather. For mid-winter fresh greens, sweet potato leaves can’t be beat.
Harvest Wintertime Flavor with a Windowsill Herb Garden
A windowsill herb garden makes fresh flavor convenient throughout the winter; it’s also a good option year round for apartment or condo dwellers.
Growing Sunflower Sprouts for Healthy Microgreens
When greens are in short supply, sunflower sprouts can fill in a need for greens, but they’re great in salads and sandwiches ANY time of year!