Imagine being able to bring your salad from plant to plate in just minutes, without stepping a foot outside. Sounds like a delicious dream, right? Here’s how to make that dream come true:
Imagine being able to bring your salad from plant to plate in just minutes, without stepping a foot outside. Sounds like a delicious dream, right? Here’s how to make that dream come true: Grow your favorite greens and herbs in the Miracle-Gro® Twelve™ Indoor Growing System. Not only is it easy to use, but this water-based (or hydroponic) system looks and acts like a sleek, modern end table that looks great in the living room, den, home office, kitchen—you name it.
When you order your unit, you’ll also receive a selection of tasty greens and herbs, such as:
Plants will grow and produce for up to two months, and you can begin harvesting in as little as two weeks (depending on the plants you choose). Once the original plants have finished producing, just replace them and keep on growing.
Here’s how to plant young transplants:
You can also grow seeds in the Miracle-Gro® Twelve™ Indoor Growing System. Check out the instructions that come with the unit.
When it’s time to begin harvesting, simply snip the stems or leaves you need. When clipping greens, be sure to start with the outer, older leaves. Be careful not to cut more than 1/3 of the plant at a time.
So next time you’re in the mood for a salad, skip the grocery store and just head to the living room!
Lettuce (like romaine, Bibb, and mesclun mix)
Follow the instructions to set up your hydroponic unit.
Remove your plants from their original pots and place them in transplant liners.
Place the liners inside the large net cups.
Place the net cups in the unit.
Pour a packet of Miracle-Gro® Twelve™ Plant Nutrition into the filled reservoir.
The instructions will also tell you how often to feed and add water to your plants as they grow.