Whether you’re completely new to indoor gardening or you already have a jungle growing in your living room, an indoor gardening kit is a great way to get you started on your next green thumb project. These kits will make it so much easier to set up your garden that you’ll find the hardest step will be choosing which is the best indoor garden kit for you.
Before You Buy an Indoor Garden Kit, Assess Your Needs
Aesthetically Pleasing Indoor Garden Kits
The AquaSprouts Garden is a self-sustaining aquaponics kit that uses fish to fertilize the plants and the plants clean the water for the fish.
The kit includes the main frame for the garden, a removable bar light that can house any standard grow light, a submersible pump, a 24 hour timer than can be set at 15 minute intervals, special clay grow media, and detailed step-by-step instructions.
This garden fits over any standard 10 gallon aquarium.
Cedar Planter Box
For a slightly rustic feel, the Cedar Planter Box comes with 3 cedar planters which have a blackboard on each side and a matching cedar drip tray. They also come with seeds, a seed storage bag, and compressed nutrient-rich soil. The color options are Wicker Brown or Coastal Turquoise and you’ll be able to grow basil, cilantro, thyme, oregano, chives, and parsley with this kit.
Indoor Herb Garden Kits
Culinary Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit
The Culinary Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit is the best choice for growing the widest variety of herbs right from a kit. The kit comes with 18 different culinary herb seeds so you can really explore your herb gardening options with this one. It also includes 36 compressed soil pucks, 3 drip trays, 3 seed trays with 12 cells, 3 humidity domes, and seed label sticks. This premium kit gives you the ability to start a mini herb farm in your kitchen, but smaller kits are available as well.
Mr. Sprout and Co. Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit
This indoor herb garden kit is a perfect little starter pack to grow a small herb garden indoors. You can grow basil, parsley, cilantro, mint and chives from this kit using the biodegradable peat pots, soil pellets, and plant tags that are included.
Once the seedlings have grown, they can be moved out of their peat pots into larger, more permanent pots.
Super Easy Indoor Garden Kits
Back to the Roots Organic Mushroom Farm
This Back to the Roots Organic Mushroom Farm is so ridiculously simple that you can literally grow them right out of the box.
You just soak the bag that comes in the box overnight, put it back in the box, and mist them twice a day with the included spray bottle. They grow within 10 days and will grow all year round. This kit is definitely one of the simplest ones out there.
Back to the Roots Herb Grow Kit
From the same company as the Organic Mushroom Farm, this indoor herb garden kit lets you grow organic basil, cilantro, and mint right out of the cans they come in and they won’t ever need to be repotted.
All you need to do for these guys is make sure they get some sun and water.
Hydroponic Indoor Garden Kit with Lights
AeroGarden Bounty Elite
The AeroGarden Bounty Elite uses hydroponics and full spectrum grow lights to give your plants all the sun, water, and nutrients they require to flourish to their full potential. Up to 9 plants can be grown at a time and the interactive touch screen will let you know when to add water and nutrients.
The kit includes a 9-pod herb seed kit and enough nutrients for a full season of growth.
iDeer Life Indoor Gardening Kit
If you’re looking for a hydroponic indoor garden that will add to your decor, the iDeer Life Indoor Gardening Kit is exceptionally stylish with it sleek water tank and bamboo frame.
Up to 12 plants can be grown at a time under the full spectrum red and white LED lights. Seeds are not included with this one, but plant nutrients for up to 3 months of growth are.