Grinfingery (Greenfingers) – a group of students from the University of Auckland – have developed a portable console for the home garden Pod garden system, in short – Pod. The concept of gardening “inside” based on a system Fogponics, types of hydroponics. The method uses a nutrient-rich solutions that are transmitted in the form of steam to the plant roots.
Below is a description of the project from designers themselves: “prefix Pod is a product that is intended for cultivation and propagation of plants among those people who have limited or no possibilities for breeding flowers, grasses and trees in the outdoor garden. Pod is ideal for growing a wide range of plants indoors, because the soil meets the requirements of many species and does not require special care.
Pod offers everyone the benefit of having its own outdoor garden without having to deal with the mess or hassle of watering and weeding. It’s as simple as plug it in and just watch the growth.
Relaxing scent mist and freshness of this “live” unit allows it to be the center of attention in any space to inspire healthy cooking and healthy meal.
Pod has been designed as a modular product, so that multiple devices can be combined and grouped together in the house, and in a public place. Green console will create a new hub in any community of people in any group, where users can come together to share seedlings, share recipes and just chat. Pod develops an interest in healthy eating, home cooking, sustainable growth and a better life. ”
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