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Garden in a bottle

Thriving since 1960, my garden in a bottle: Seedling sealed in its own ecosystem and watered just once in 53 years

David Latimer first planted his bottle garden in 1960 and last watered it in 1972 before tightly sealing it shut 'as an experiment'
The hardy spiderworts plant inside has grown to fill the 10-gallon container by surviving entirely on recycled air, nutrients and water
Gardeners' Question Time expert says it is 'a great example just how pioneering plants can be'

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So the next time someone accuses me of living in a bottle

I'll tell them to go put it in a jar.

Be brave, be brave, the Myan pilot needs no aeroplane.

WOW

That is amazing!

skippy

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Nice Find

Thanks for this article. I'm going to give it a try.

“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.”
― Dr. Seuss