Watch-It-Grow Planter: Snap Peas
Get growing with this build-it-yourself seed-planting kit! Build a mini upright planter box, complete with extra storage. Plant snap peas on biodegradable fiber mats — then watch them grow behind a clear window. You can even measure their growth day by day! Learn all about how seeds grow into baby plants and how they get their energy. Plus when your plants outgrow the box, you can keep the fun growing in an at-home vegetable garden!
Why it’s awesome
Underground X-ray vision
Clear panel reveals the roots pushing through the soil.
Growing-up height chart
Track how the plant sprouts and grows day-to-day.
No soil, no mess, no fuss
Seeds grow on a biodegradable coconut mat.
How plants grow
From the desk of the product designer:
Behind the design
“"I based the planter’s design on a real-life scientific tool called a rhizobox, or root box. I love that you can watch your plant grow from seedlings to beautiful snap peas! - Rebekah, KiwiCo Product Designer"”
- KiwiCo Product Designer
By the numbers
Types of seeds tested
Dots on each window
Number of snap peas eaten during development