How to Make Biodegradable Newspaper Pots. Starting seeds and cuttings is a great way to “grow” your plants or plant collection with minimal expense. One way to reduce transplant shock is to start plants in peat pots or soil blocks which can be planted directly in the ground. You can make your own biodegradable pots using newspaper. Click on the link below for the tutorial and get planting!
Cutting your Herbs~Tutorial: How to cut herbs - for basil don't pluck leaves off, instead trim stem. Leave two sets of leaves on stem (leaves grow in pairs across from each other). Cut immediately above the second set of leaves from the ground. Plant will then grow new branches from this cut.