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Seeds the Day


AvoSeedo

What It Is: Happy Earth Day everyone! Today I thought it’d be nice to feature a quirky take on a green gift idea. Namely, in the form of finally finding a use for your avocado pits. If you’re a fan of the green stuff, in fact, this is a must-have! AvoSeedo is a handy gadget that makes seeding your own avocado tree a snap, without a previously messy and inaccurate ‘toothpick method’. Simply insert your pit inside an AvoSeedo and place it in water for a totally fuss-proof way to germinate your seed.

Who It’s For: Your foodie friend. Your green thumbed friend. Your gadget-loving friend.

What It Costs: From $12.99 USD for one AvoSeedo (with free worldwide shipping).

Where It’s At: Check out the AvoSeedo website!

BONUS entry into my Crux Supply Co. giveaway – tell me in the comments below, what are you doing to celebrate Earth Day today? What do you think of this gift idea?

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30 Responses to “Seeds the Day”
  1. SandyS says:

    What a great idea. I could have salvaged the pits from the 3 avocados I composted last week.

  2. Karen says:

    Funny, I put one by my sink last night to try, I need that gadget.
    . Today we are planting peas, beets and swiss chard in the garden.

  3. Taking public transit

  4. Gizele says:

    I am turning off all my lights for Earth Day. I don’t think too many people would use the AvoSeedo.

  5. Heather Swanson says:

    cute gift idea today I am volunteering at the thrift store which is a huge recycler

  6. Caroline says:

    Hey someone was thinking! I’ve tried the toothpick method several times and it has never worked. I’d try this one for sure! I’m going to purchase a tree to plant for earth day 🙂

  7. Aimee says:

    I think this would be a cute classroom idea. For earth day I’m going to leave the lights off more and have a garage sale.

  8. Kay Burke says:

    This is great for little ones & for me & Us gardeners. Love the idea. For earth day – no heat/air or lights..Enjoy Earth Day Weekend

  9. diane says:

    I love this as a gift. We are turning the lights off.

  10. aketch says:

    I am doing what I do everyday: reducing, reusing, recycling! What a great little gift! I love avocados. I wonder if I could grow an avocado tree?

  11. Joan G. says:

    We’ll be turning the lights down – I never each avocados so I don’t have a need for this gadget.

  12. Gigi says:

    I will be more conscious of waste (water, electricity, garbage, etc. ) even more than I normally do.

  13. Susan says:

    I hope to spend some time outdoors picking up sticks from my property. I love this idea and am off to check out the website!

  14. Dreena says:

    That’s a cool idea! I want one.
    Busy working on cleaning the garden.
    Cheers.

  15. Sherry K says:

    I this is a super idea. I am buying two. I am in the garden today and we are having homemade veggie pizza for dinner.

  16. cookie3 says:

    I know a few people who would love this idea.Having a vegetarian meal day.

  17. Shelley N says:

    I am actually going out to a charity event today -not earth day related but a worthy cause none the less. I think this is a fun idea. bonus entry would be great thanks

  18. AliKira says:

    The gift looks like fun! For Earth day my office had adverts and a sensing garden (I sampled some of the wares!) It was pretty neat!

  19. Kim K says:

    I love this gift idea! Today we cleaned up garbage on our roadways and shorelines.

  20. intensev5 says:

    Using less electricity and water

  21. Alison K says:

    Crux Supply Co. bonus entry: I had a nap to celebrate Earth Day – reduce energy 😉 I think this gift idea will show up at the dollar store for a lot less & then I’ll consider buying one since I haven’t figured out how to get my pit to grow. Thanks.

  22. janinevan09 says:

    Love this!! We re did our garden and planted a couple trees/shrubs for earth day 🙂 my parents came and helped it was great

  23. beewbedard says:

    love this idea – and we talked about what earth day meant with the little ones at work

  24. Christine Holliday says:

    This is timing… I finally got one to sprout today! Boy would this have saved me a lot of grief…;)

  25. katydidit21 says:

    I celebrated Earth Day by gardening. I love this idea and would love to try it out.

  26. Anne Derkat says:

    I celebrated earth day by taking a long walk. I would love to try this seedling thing.

  27. Victoria Ess says:

    we turned out lights off.

  28. Ellie B says:

    We at dinner by candlelight!

  29. janicour says:

    Wonderful idea.!! Earth day here is spent cleaning up the banks of the Seine River.

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