How to Start Seedlings in Repurposed Plastic Bottles

Start with clean water, soda, or other plastic bottles or milk cartons. Friends, family, and organizations will be happy to save them for you all year just for asking.

Step 1: Cut a plastic bottle in half.

Step 2: Cut an “X” in the lid for drainage.

Step 3: Invert the top half, and fill it with soil.

Step 4: Place the inverted top inside the bottom half.

Step 5: Plant your seed and water the soil.

Seeders can be grouped in shallow boxes or trays.
You can reuse the seeders again and again.






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