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    18 Super Helpful Products To Kickstart Your Plant Parent Journey

    Plants are the new pets.

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    1. This kitty planter from Chumbak that's ~purrfect~ for any nook and will usher in lots of calm and bliss - ₹626

    A grey cat planter with a succulent. The cat has a blissful expression on its face.

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    2. Self-watering plant pots for all those people who want a bit of greenery in their houses but end up with dead plants because they forgot to water them yet again - ₹699

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    3. A simple and efficient watering can, which is the most basic requirement for maintaining a healthy garden. The can has a capacity of 5 litres, is easy to clean and has double handles to make holding it a breeze! TL;DR, it does its job - ₹399

    A person using a green watering can with a yellow spout to water plants.

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    4. An antique-style handcrafted wall bracket with a hook to hang your plants up - ₹499

    A golden bird-shaped wall bracket.

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    5. Compost bins to make your own fertiliser from kitchen waste and leftovers (Set of 2) - ₹1,720

    The compost bin converts your kitchen waste (fresh fruits and veggies, leftovers, uncooked meats, peels, coffee grounds, tea bags, tissues, wilted flowers) into liquid fertiliser and organic manure within a span of one month! It's a great way to reduce and reuse waste at home. Plus, the process is completely anaerobic so you needn't worry about any foul smell.

    CONTENTS: Two compost bins, compost maker packs, and a detailed instruction manual.

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    6. This borderline aggressive planter for all those people who want to become plant parents but haven't gotten the hang of it yet - ₹716

    A teal coloured planter in the shape of a teacup and saucer with the words "Grow Dammit!" on it.

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    7. Poly grow bags to replace cumbersome clay pots and planters (Set of 10) - ₹280

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    8. A no-fuss succulent that comes in cute planter for all new plant parents! It needs partial sunlight and you have to water it every 2-3 weeks, that's as easy as it can get - ₹499

    A Haworthia Fasciata in a white ceramic planter with an animated smiling face

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    9. Want some mix-n-match in your succulents? This DIY kit contains five species of succulents, soil mix, and an adorable minimalist pot - ₹689

    A white pot with a smiling face on it. It is housing various species of succulents.

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    10. Some organic booster to give your plants the nutrition and nourishment they need - ₹330

    The booster is 100% organic and enhances plant growth, protects them from pests and diseases, improves flowering and fruit production by providing the plant essential nutrients such as phosphate, nitrogen, calcium, carbon, and zinc. The dosage depends on the size of the plant, all you have to do is add it to the soil once every 15 days!

    Available in two sizes - 1 kg (₹330) and 3 kg (₹790).

    11. These colourful metal planters that are painted with a powder coated paint which shields them from any damage by heat and rust. They come with an extended detachable hook-like holder so you can hang them up on the railing of your balcony, window grills, or even walls (Set of 5) - ₹839

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    12. Or these planters which have a secure design so as not to fall off the railing in any circumstance (Pack of 3) - ₹799

    Red, orange, and yellow over-the-railing planters.

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    13. A gardening toolkit which is an ABSOLUTE essential. It contains a weeder, cultivator, big trowel, small trowel, garden fork, cutter, and a pair of gloves - ₹484

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    14. Sturdy gloves that come with built-in claws to facilitate easy digging. They are also very handy for raking and are puncture-proof so you don't have be concerned about dealing with thorns or any sharp objects in the soil - ₹219

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    15. A 3-in-1 meter to test plant and soil health. It reads pH, moisture, and light levels - all you have to do insert the meter in the soil and choose the setting you want to observe! - ₹589

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    16. Learn how to effectively and efficiently create a lovely garden in cities with this book, Gardening In Urban India - ₹890

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    17. You can also dabble in organic gardening at home with this book, Organic Home Gardening Made Easy by Sujit Chakrabarty - ₹389

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    18. Embark on your plant parent journey and make it a breeze using this seed starter grow kit. The kit contains 3 types of seeds, 3 grow pots, compressed coco pellets, organic fertiliser, plant markers, and a comprehensive gardening guide - ₹299

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