It's fun to watch plants grow from a seed: beans, flowers, grass. I wanted to do something different (try something new!) I was thinking there was a way to grow an avocado pit and remembered as a kid that potatoes would start to sprout if left in the pantry too long. I bought an avocado and did a little research on the internet
I couldn't find anything on the potato, so I stuck it in the pantry and forgot about it. Literally.
Now 3-4 weeks later, this is the progress: