Kitchen Scrap Planter
What you get
Regrow your greens with your very own scrap kitchen planter! Set up a simple system to grow fresh greens and veggies from the leftovers of old food parts. Watch your scraps grow in both directions as roots reach down to drink water and stems stretch up for light. Along the way, learn about food waste — and the fun and easy ways you can fight it at home! Ready to get growing?
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From the desk of the product designer:
Behind the design
“I was saving veggie scraps to make soup stock, and I realized some of them were starting to grow back in the scrap bag! That’s what gave me the idea for this planter. ”
By the numbers
Floater shape prototypes: 6
Scraps grown back: 41
Tubs knocked over by pets: 0 (mission accomplished!)