Growing plants in water is a simple, soil-free method, particularly suitable for indoor herb gardening. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to start:
Cutting Twigs: Select twigs from a healthy, mature plant. Choose young, soft-textured twigs with delicate colors, around 15 cm in length. Remove the leaves near the base to encourage root growth and prevent mold in the water.
Preparing the Container: Use a container like a pot, a glass bottle, or even a plastic one. Cover the part where the roots will grow with a strip of paper or fabric to shade the roots and prevent algae formation. The container should have a narrow neck to support the twig but not so narrow that it restricts root development.
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