Plant This Cardboard Box to Grow 100 Trees

Posted: July 3, 2010 in Design, Gadgets, I Don't Know
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Just think – what if all the cardboard boxes that you receive when you buy online from Amazon or Apple had seeds in them and you could simply put them in your nearest plot of soil and grow some baby trees? Well that is just what the incredible mycologist and mycomimicry advocate Paul Stamets has done by releasing the Life Box™. It can be made to virtually any dimension, does not increase the cost of shipping, and the tree seed mix has been approved by the Department of Agriculture for planting in every state in the continental United States (not Hawaii), and Canada. It’s so smart that Al Gore, who is always ahead of the curve, decided to ship his new book ‘Our Choice‘ in them!

Read more: Life Box: Paul Stamets Unveils Brilliant Seed-Sprouting Cardboard Box | Inhabitat


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