How to Grow Pea Sprouts?

Method 1: Water

What do you need?

  • A double container (top comes with holes & bottom comes without holes), seeds and water.

Step 1: Soak seeds for 8 hours using tap water

Step 2: Rinse and sow seeds evenly on top of double container, fill bottom container with filtered / tap water

 
Step 3: Put the double container on windowsill with partial sunlight
 
Step 4: Change filtered / tap water everyday
 
Step 5: Ready to harvest on day 8
 
To regrow, repeat step 4.
 
Method 2: Compost / Soil

What do you need?
  • A shallow pot or flat tray, compost or soil, seeds and water sprayer. Tissue towel is optional.
 
Step 1: Soak seeds for 8 hours using tap water
 
Step 2: Rinse and sow seeds evenly on compost (1 inch) or soil (1 inch)
 
Step 3: Spray water and put the pot or tray on windowsill with partial sunlight, please ensure the compost / soil is moist enough. You can cover the seeds with a tissue towel for one night.
 
Step 4: Spray water everyday
 
Step 5: Ready to harvest on day 8
 
To regrow, start spraying water again.
 

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Recycled containers/pots/cups you can use to grow pea sprouts: