"Cut an old plastic bottle in half, fill it with soil, plant a few seeds, and stick it on your windowsill. Herbs like fennel, chives, basil, and thyme are so low maintenance. I just sprinkle mine with water and trim them from time to time. If you're feeling a little more adventurous, try serrano or jalapeño peppers."
—David de Rothschild, environmentalist and author of
Plastiki: Across the Pacific on Plastic: An Adventure to Save Our Ocean
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