6 ways to re-grow fruits and vegetables at home

Did you know you could be getting your vegetables for free?! Well, if you take our advice and replant the scraps that’s from many of the fruits and vegetables you currently use, they can be regrown from their roots, check out how below!

Pineapple 

After cutting the top off the pineapple, take that section and peel back the first few layers of leaves to reveal the stem underneath the leaves. In a cup or mug filled with water, put the pineapple top in the water. Then transfer to soil when roots start to appear.

Avocado 

After enjoying the deliciousness of the avocado, take the seed and insert 4 toothpicks around the side, evenly spaced. Using the toothpicks as a holder, rest over a small sauce bowl or cup making sure that the seed is slightly submerged in the water.

Transfer the seed to soil when the roots grow thick.

Onion 

Using the ends of the onion where the root is showing, place in a bowl with some water (making sure not to completely drown it) and place where it’s sunny.
Change the water daily. Then transfer to soil in 1-2 weeks.

Potato & Sweet Potato 

With any portions of the potato you haven’t used (with the skin on), insert 4 toothpicks into the sides.

Put into a cup so that the potato is submerged in the water.

Let the potato sprouts to root and transfer to soil in 1-2 weeks.

For more tips on re-growing leftover food, check out our full video below!

Happy planting! Growing your own food is a fun thing to do, and hope you will enjoy the process!

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