Gardening With Kids: Plant an Odds-and-Ends Garden
Slice the top ½ inch from a fresh beet with its greens still attached. Trim the greens, leaving about ½ inch of stem. Rinse the beet top, then place it in a shallow dish of water. Little shoots should appear within several days.
Grow you're own garden on the patio! You can pretty much grow your own salad with this nifty planter. Use the top planter shelf for herbs, flowers, lettuce and other fruits and vegetables, while underneath there's room to accommodate up to four tomato plant vines.