The makers tested and tested to come up with an easy way to grow indoors all within timeless, beautiful vessels. The terracotta kit has a glazed interior and is outfitted with a passive hydroponic system known as “wicking,” which brings water and nutrients up to the plant's roots.
Size: 5.31" h x 3.5" d
Weight: 14 oz
Designed to be reused
Did you know Cacti symbolize endurance as it is a plant that can stand up to the test of time and the elements. The cactus flower is a symbol of maternal love because it can thrive in harsh conditions and therefore symbolic of a mother’s unconditional love.
Assembled in Chicago of domestic and imported components
A card with the maker’s story is included with purchase
Stainless Steel Net Pot
Coco Pith Disk
Cactus Growing FAQs and Tips
Prickly Pear Cactus seeds take 14-21 days to sprout
Prickly Pear Cacti thrive in temps between 72°-76°F and with at least 6 hours of direct sunlight (an unobstructed south or west-facing window is best). Starting in Mar-Sept will provide longer days and thus optimal light. If starting during cooler months, it’s recommended that you supplement natural light with a grow light (fluorescent or LED).
Bonsai Growing FAQs and Tips
Bonsai seeds take 2-4 days days to sprout
Bonsai trees thrive in temps between 72°-90°F and with at least 6 hours of direct sunlight (an unobstructed south or west-facing window is best). Starting in Mar-Sept will provide longer days and thus optimal light. If starting during cooler months, it’s recommended that you supplement natural light with a grow light (fluorescent or LED).
Founded in 2013
Founders Sarah and Nick were living in a small apartment in Chicago, loved cooking and gardening, however, were having a hard time growing fresh herbs. They knew there had to be a way, and were relentless in trying different methods of cultivation indoors. They discovered hydroponic growing and immersed themselves. Their home became an edible jungle while they tested and learned, and through this process Modern Sprout was born. Their mission is to uncomplicate indoor gardening. By using the logic of hydroponics redesigned into beautiful, space-savvy products. Allowing individuals and families to grow organic, fresh herbs and more at home.
Photos: Modern Sprout | Text: Independent Goods