New Twist on Home Hydroponic Gardening

January 23, 2013 by

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Honey, I’m home. Is the lettuce ready? This planter is a great concept for producing food with minimal effort in tight urban spaces.

Milan designer Stefania Minnella’s vertical self-sustaining hydroponic system, Elica Idroponica, automates all the tasks busy people might neglect: irrigation, lighting and the dosing of nutrients.

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Made of aluminium and moulded PE, it’s modular, allowing the gardener to add on to grow more.hydroponic-vertical-indoors
While there are a number of tools out there for automating the gardening process, this one’s got cultivated curves. Just add the salad dressing.

via Behance.

 

  • http://www.verticalgardeningsystems.com Gardenpather

    Is this in production or is it a concept at this time?

  • annette turello

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