MINI GREENHOUSES

IMG_3912MINI GREENHOUSES
If you sow directly into the ground saving plastic bottles might be the perfect mini greenhouse for you, too. When our new sprouts start coming up in the Spring they have several elements to overcome. First, we have bugs that love our fresh little green shoots. You see the new sprouts with beautiful leaves coming out of the ground. To return the next morning to one stumpy green stem.  We have also had hail the size of quarters and some cold nights. The plastic bottles have protected them and now that some have reached the top they are ready for the world.

We mainly cover all beans and peas. Use 2L clear plastic or juice bottles with the bottoms cut off & paper removed. Remove lid and push directly over the new sprout. Re-purpose those bottles into MINI GREENHOUSES!

IMG_3906IMG_3911

Advertisements

One thought on “MINI GREENHOUSES

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s