Show some extra Earth Day love by attracting butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators to your yard. We upcycled a cardboard egg carton to get our lavender and cilantro seeds started.
GATHER YOUR SUPPLIES
- A cardboard egg carton
- Herbs like lavender, cilantro, fennel, basil, thyme and sage
- A pen or needle to poke holes in egg carton
- A watering can or spray bottle
POKE HOLES IN BOTTOM OF EGG CARTON
ADD SOIL TO CARTON
ADD SEEDS TO SOIL
GIVE YOUR SEEDS A DRINK
Adding plants like this to your yard – whether in a raised bed or windowsill – helps restore the pollinator population, which plays a huge role in keeping our fruit and vegetable harvests bountiful.
Our team created a fun activity in celebration of Earth Day – simply correlate your birth month with the color of your shirt and favorite state to find your own earthy name! Comment with yours!