Posts Tagged ‘plants’
 
 
 
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LivePicture Hangs Plants Off Your Walls

Plants are a useful way to brighten up your house, but they're also pretty difficult to keep in a small apartment. LivePicture has a rather novel solution to that problem: Stick them in a picture frame and hang them on your wal...
 
Science
 
Woollypocket Living Wall Planter
Woollypocket Living Wall Planter
Woollypocket Living Wall Planter

WoollyPocket Introduces the Living Wall Planter

[vimeo 60871802 w=600 h=350] My thumb has been every shade in the spectrum except an efficient and effective verdant green. I'm no gardener. I don't have the knack--that preternatural connection with greenery is lost on my thum...
 
Household
 
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Click and Grow: Automatically Grow Herbs in Your Home, Just Add Water

Farming used to make up a large portion of our workforce.  No more, and as a result most people struggle to keep a plant alive as their focus is too often on their digital life. The Click and Grow smartpots negates all of the g...

 
Concepts
 
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Fluidity Dish Rack-1

Fluidity Dish Rack Concept Grows Potted Plants

Cooking is the easy part, it's the clean up that's tough.  And what we're talking about is the hand scrubbing of pans.  The lazy just shove them into the dishwasher, but that's not a practical use of the household appliance and...
 
Household
 
Koubachi's WiFi Plant Sensor
Koubachi's WiFi Plant Sensor
Koubachi's WiFi Plant Sensor

Koubachi WiFi Plant Sensor (video)

Murdering plants is easier than keeping them alive; just neglect them.  And while Easybloom's plant sensor can help you evaluate your soil and what plant is best suited for your terrain, it won't help you keep them alive long a...
 
Household
 
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Heated Weed Eliminator Tool

Everybody knows that pulling weeds just plain suck except when it's Mary Jane of course.  What might be the most effective and environmentally sound weed killer comes the Heated Weed Eliminator Tool. This thermal electric tool ...

 
Household
 
Save A Drop Water Nozzle
Save A Drop Water Nozzle
Save A Drop Water Nozzle

‘The Save a Drop Green Nozzle’ Includes An LCD Screen To Display Your Water Usage

The Save A Drop Green Nozzle not only has a 4 spray nozzle (soaker, shower, cone & flat), but an LCD screen that displays in gallons how much water you've unloaded on your plants helping to keep track of your water usage an...
 
Household
 
Click and Grow
Click and Grow
Click and Grow

Click And Grow Automated Planter Pots Sound Like Science Fiction But Aren’t

The Click and Grow system sounds like something that belongs next to the Starship Enterprise's Halloh Deck (sp?).  So what is it?  In short order, it's an electronic pot for growing plants.  You plug it into your computer, down...
 
Green Energy
 
Botanical Air Purifier
Botanical Air Purifier
Botanical Air Purifier

Botanical Air Purifier: A Plant Powered Air Cleanser

If you're looking at one of these than the EPAs standards still aren't up to snuff for you and your family.  But hey, like my Mom says, "better safe than sorry".  So what's this 2001 Space Odyssey contraption do?  By using the ...

 
Concepts
 
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FlowerPot EYE Concept Shows You Your Roots

Gardening and horticulture are fastly becoming new hobbies for thousands of Americans embracing this powerful green movement and many of them may be very interested in what Olga Kalugina has created. The FlowerPot Eye is a sort...
 
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EasyBloom Plant Sensor Gives You An Electronic Green Thumb

The EasyBloom Plant Sensor is Web 2.0 meets botanical mad scientist. Just place the device in the location you plan to 'garden' and after 24 hours plug it in your computer. The EasyBlossom website will suck down the recorded in...
 
Robots
 
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Plant Holder With Robot Legs Automatically Finds The Sun

Surely no one in their right mind would want one of these in their house, right? Built-in to the plant holder is some sort of sensor that detects sunlight and scurries the plant in holding across the room for UV exposure. Can y...