Can you eat chia pet plants?
Also to know is, what else can you grow on a Chia Pet?
You can also use the sprouts in sandwiches and salads. When the time comes to replant your Chia pet, try another type of plant, such as: alfalfa, basil, marjoram, thyme, or timothy. The air tends to be dry especially during winter.
Secondly, why you should eat your Chia Pet? They're easy to digest, reduce inflammation, regulate cholesterol, lower blood pressure (great for heart health!), aid in weight loss, reduce insulin resistance, regulate blood sugar, reduce signs of aging, increase energy levels, benefit hair/skin/nails, aid in detoxification, and MORE! Ch-ch-ch-chia!
Subsequently, one may also ask, are the chia seeds you eat the same as Chia Pet?
Q: Are the seeds used to grow Chia Pets the same ones found in trendy recipes? A: They are! But the chia seeds used in the -terra-cotta pets, which made their debut in 1977, shouldn't be eaten—they aren't -approved for consumption. Chia seeds are a good source of fiber, calcium, and omega-3.
How long do chia pets live for?
Generally, about 10 days.