Carrots and Beets
- Carrots or beets
- Shallow dish of water
- Small pot
- Potting soil
- Cut two inches off the top of a carrot or beet. Set cut side down in a dish with half an inch of water.
- Change the water every one or two days.
- When roots appear plant your carrot or beet, cut side down, in a pot of moist soil.
- Set it in a sunny window and keep it wet.
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Copyright © 1998 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Preschooler's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.
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