Grow Fresh Microgreens with Mr Fothergill's Growing Tray

With the Mr Fothergill's Microgreens Growing Tray, enjoy growing fresh, nutritious, and tasty microgreens at home with ease. This compact growing tray is specifically designed for cultivating microgreens without the need for soil, making it a clean and low-maintenance option for both experienced gardeners and beginners.

Features and Benefits

  • Compact size: Measuring 27 L x 15 W x 4 H cm, the growing tray can easily fit in small spaces and is perfect for indoor gardening.
  • No soil required: This tray has been designed for soil-free cultivation, making it easy to keep your growing area clean and mess-free.
  • Water reservoir: The built-in water reservoir ensures that your microgreens receive the necessary hydration to grow, without the need for constant monitoring.
  • Easy to use: With a simple process of just spraying the seeds with water and refilling the reservoir when needed, this tray makes growing microgreens a hassle-free experience.
  • Quick harvest: Expect a fresh harvest of microgreens in just a couple of weeks, perfect for adding flavour and nutrients to your meals on a regular basis.

How to Use

  1. Place the provided growing mat or paper towel at the bottom of the tray.
  2. Evenly spread the microgreen seeds on the surface of the mat or paper towel.
  3. Fill the water reservoir with fresh water, ensuring that the growing media is in contact with the water.
  4. Mist the seeds with water using a spray bottle, ensuring that they are moist but not soaked.
  5. Place the tray in a well-lit area, but avoid direct sunlight.
  6. Monitor the water reservoir and refill when needed, ensuring the growing media remains moist.
  7. Harvest your fresh microgreens in approximately two weeks by simply snipping them with scissors just above the roots.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

This Microgreens Growing Tray is perfect for anyone who wants to grow fresh, organic, and nutrient-dense microgreens at home conveniently. Ideal for home chefs, health enthusiasts, and gardeners wanting a continuous supply of microgreens without the hassle of traditional soil-based gardening.


What are Microgreens?

Microgreens are young vegetable greens harvested just after they've developed their first set of true leaves. They are packed with nutrients and can be used in a variety of dishes, such as salads, sandwiches, and wraps.

How do I grow Microgreens using the Microgreens Growing Tray?

To grow Microgreens using the Microgreens Growing Tray, simply spread seeds evenly across the tray, spray them with water, and then continue to spray them daily until roots develop. Fill the water reservoir with fresh water and maintain its water level until it's time to harvest the Microgreens in a couple of weeks.

Can I grow multiple types of Microgreens in one tray?

Yes, you can grow different types of Microgreens in the same tray as long as they have similar growth rates and environmental requirements.

How do I harvest my Microgreens once they've grown?

To harvest your Microgreens, use a clean, sharp pair of scissors to snip them just above the roots. You can harvest them at any stage, but they are generally ready to harvest when they reach 2-4 inches tall and have developed their first set of true leaves.

Do I need any additional supplies to grow Microgreens using this tray?

No, the Microgreens Growing Tray is designed to be used without soil, so all you need is water, seeds, and a light source if you're not growing the Microgreens near a window.

Can I reuse the Microgreens Growing Tray multiple times?

Yes, the Microgreens Growing Tray is reusable. Simply clean the tray and reservoir with soap and water between each planting.

How long does it take for Microgreens to grow using the Microgreens Growing Tray?

The time it takes for Microgreens to grow varies depending on the type of seeds you've chosen, but in general, they will be ready to harvest within 2 weeks.

Can I grow Microgreens outdoors with the Microgreens Growing Tray?

While it is possible to grow Microgreens outdoors with the Microgreens Growing Tray, it is generally recommended to grow them indoors, as this allows for better control of their growing environment. However, make sure they receive enough natural or artificial light for optimal growth.

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