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The Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy from the Central European University provides tips on planting while in quarantine: how to start your upcycled garden while staying at home.
A) Upcycling: being resourceful with your garden
Know your space:
Choose your plant varieties:
Believe in yourself and in your garden!
B) How to create your upcycled containers:
Sowing in Upcycled containers
C) Finding seeds and starting your garden:
Growing from seeds
Growing from cuttings
TreeHugger provides common household items to start seeding indoors:
Paper Towel or Toilet Paper Tubes
Paper Coffee Cups
Seed pot Trays