Starting Seeds… with a 2-liter bottle! {diy greenhouse}

Pin It ButtonsWould you like to get a jump start on gardening??  Check out this fun project…

What you’ll need

  • Clear 2-liter soda bottle
  • Small flowerpot
  • Potting soil
  • Seeds
  • Saucer
  • Craft stick marker

Helpful Tip: Consider planting herbs, such as parsley and basil, that can be transplanted outside once the weather warms, or grass, which grows fast and is fun to trim with scissors.

How to make it

  1. Cut the top from a clear 2-liter soda bottle.
  2. Find a flowerpot that fits inside the dome. Fill the pot with potting soil, then plant the seeds according to the packet directions.
  3. Place the pot on a saucer and poke in a craft stick marker. Slip the dome over the pot. Be sure to water the soil when it looks dry.

Thanks to Disney’s for sharing this fabulous recipe with The Frugal Girls… we hope you like it!! Check out more fun recipes, crafts, and diy projects at

See Also:
The Frugal Girls Gardening Tips!
12 Tips for Growing Perfect Tomatoes…

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2 Responses to Starting Seeds… with a 2-liter bottle! {diy greenhouse}

  1. sparkling74 says:

    If you have a really old house like I do, they love to sit on the radiator as they are starting out. We have radiators right in front of the south facing windows, so indoor started seedlings go absolutely crazy!!

  2. Natalie says:

    Thank you for the wonderful idea! I had to pin this and share it.

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