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Mini greenhouses, or How to grow your own

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After a 2 year break, I am getting a garden started again. I had found an idea of using 2 liter and 2.5 liter soda bottles for making little greenhouses to start my seeds. So this year I started saving bottles again.

The 2L bottles will have the potting soil and seeds, while the 2.5L bottles will be the greenhouses.

Gather everything you need and then start by removing the labels from all the bottles and rinsing them out if they haven't already.

I then poke a pilot hole using a knife or similar sharp object. I cut the bottle in half (tho you will want to make sure the rim of the bottom half of the 2.5L will be below the 2L bottom when you nest them together.

Once all the bottles are cut, I drilled holes in the bottom of the 2L bottles for drainage. Fill most of the way with potting soil. I also add some plant food pellets.

Now that all the pots have been prepped, I make labels for everything I am starting. I put them on pots as I go so the pot is labeled with the…

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