All you need is a small amount of vertical space around a balcony or an open window which can hang or store a vertical array of drink bottles that can grow all your herbs and lettuce easily. Recycle as many of your plastic drink containers.
Use your recycled bottles with Aqua Cones to keep your plants and flowers watered. Aqua Cones work with any soil type because they were designed with punch-out holes near the top for sandy. -where the hell do I find an acqua cone?
Vertical Vegetable and Herbs Garden - For the millions of people who don’t have access to the type of land it takes to grow a bountiful vegetable crop, this gives you a chance to sprout organic produce in a small space.
Soaking seeds before planting is an old-time gardener trick. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Reasons for soaking seeds & how to soak seeds. By Heather Rhoades