Skip Navigation
Home Browse Resources Get Recommendations About Help Advanced Search

Browse Resources

Educational Resources -- How to grow Fast Plants

Resources
View Resource Physical Environment: Growing Healthy Fast Plants

Read this blog post for background information about the relationship between the physical environment and life processes and systems in Fast Plants. Growing healthy Fast Plants is easy if you understand how the environment can affect growth and development. Three broad categories of environmental factors influence how an individual plant matures through its life cycle:  1) the physical...

Screenshot
https://fastplants.org/2017/09/19/physical-environment-blog/
View Resource Chemical Environment: Growing Healthy Fast Plants

Read this blog post for background information about the relationship between the chemical environment and life processes and systems in Fast Plants. Growing healthy Fast Plants is easy if you understand how the environment can affect growth and development. Three broad categories of environmental factors influence how an individual plant matures through its life cycle:  1) the physical...

Screenshot
https://fastplants.org/2017/11/17/chemical-environment-blog/
View Resource How to Grow Wisconsin Fast Plants

Part of the Fast Plants website, the "Grow" section offers complete instructions for preparing to grow, planting, tending, pollinating, and harvesting Wisconsin Fast Plants seeds. Instructions include text descriptions, photos, videos, and PDF instructions that can be downloaded, including a shopping list for buying your own planting mix and fertilizer. Whether you are looking to DIY your Fast...

Screenshot
https://fastplants.org/grow-fast-plants-2/
View Resource How to Plant: Bottle Growing System

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants and demonstrates how to grow Fast Plant's 7-Day seeds using the Bottle Growing System. The video gives an overview of the materials necessary to grow with this method, and also provides step-by-step instructions guiding the process. This recording runs for 04:21 minutes in length. Additional videos about planting with Fast Plants are available to...

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zd3uYE3M7Hw&list=PLrEiOKOn6i...
View Resource How to Plant: Deli Container Watering System

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants and demonstrates how to grow Fast Plant's 7-Day seeds using the Deli Container Growing System. The video gives an overview of the materials necessary to grow plants with this method, and also provides step-by-step instructions guiding the process. This recording runs for 02:47 minutes in length. Additional videos about planting with Fast Plants are...

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zd3uYE3M7Hw&list=PLrEiOKOn6i...
View Resource How to Plant: Wisconsin Fast Plants Watering System

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants, and demonstrates how to grow Fast Plant seeds using a quad-planter system. The video gives an overview of the materials necessary to grow plants with this method, and also provides step-by-step instructions guiding the process. The use of quads in this growing method is teacher-friendly, and enables collaboration between students. This recording...

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgnUQBYyYl0&list=PLrEiOKOn6i...
View Resource Recommended Planting Systems

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants, and introduces three recommended planting systems to use with Fast Plant's 7-Day seeds. The video gives an overview of the different methods: the Deli Container, the Wisconsin Fast Plants, and the Bottle watering systems. This recording runs for 02:13 minutes in length. Additional videos about planting with Fast Plants, and using these different...

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrzObdQUR_4&list=PLrEiOKOn6i...
View Resource Wisconsin Fast Plants: Recommended Tending and Pollination

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants and demonstrates how to tend and pollinate Fast Plant's 7-Day seeds. While both tending to and pollinating Fast Plants is the recommended approach, this video features an experiment to illustrate the effect that tending and pollination has on the plant's growth. It includes a 40-day time lapse, where viewers can watch the differences between a plant...

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrzObdQUR_4&list=PLrEiOKOn6i...
View Resource Building a Plant Light Box for Fast Plants

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants, and demonstrates how to build an inexpensive light box for Fast Plants seedlings. This recording runs for 02:35 minutes in length. Additional videos about planting with Fast Plants are available to view separately.

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYVbAIpAYUc
View Resource Recommended Lighting for Fast Plants: High vs Low Intensity

This video is provided by Wisconsin Fast Plants, and introduces light intensity and its impact on plant growth. The video gives an overview of the effects of high light and low light intensities, and also includes a 20-day time lapse so the viewer can observe the effects that high and low light intensities have on the growth of the Fast Plants. This recording runs for 02:26 minutes in length....

Screenshot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jP__3XboSc4
← Previous Next →