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Egg Carton Seedlings

Egg Carton Seedlings

How to Start Seeds in Eggshells and Egg Cartons

It’s that time of year again! Winter will be over before you know it and Spring is just around the corner! It’s that time of year when garden planning is on the rise once more.

In this article I’m going to show you how to use eggshells and egg cartons to start your seed planting. Read on to learn more about egg carton seedlings!

Using Eggshells to Start Your Seeds

What a great way to recycle what you already have to create a healthy plant!  And an added bonus…No waste and it won’t cost you anything more to get started. And when the weather is just right you can put the entire seedling into the ground and the eggshell will provide nutrients for the plant.  

Here’s how to get started!

If your weather is ready for planting, then simply put the eggshell plant right into the soil, eggshell and all!

Using Egg Cartons to Start Your Seeds

Another easy way to start seeds indoors is to use egg cartons!

Here’s what you’ll need:

The individual dimples within the egg carton will be used as individual seed-starter pots.

Here’s how to get started!

And there you have it! An easy and earth friendly way to grow and plant your seeds!

If you have tried this technique, tell us your experience in the comment section below. Best of luck, fellow gardeners!

Springtime will be here before you know it! Want more gardening tips? Check out these related articles from our site:

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