Antipode Planter

November 29, 2008

The Antipode Planter actually uses a ground-breaking internal reservoir system that feeds water directly to the roots without leaks or evaporation, using up to 90% less water than ordinary pots. The system locks in the soil so there’s no mess, and you only have to water your plant once or twice a month…

Extract from morris design office

JVC Sound Garden Concept

November 5, 2008

JVC created modular multi-directional speakers and subwoofer powered by an internal amplifier. It’s also made of totally renewable, sustainable materials as summarily represented by the cute little bonsai.

Extract from Yanko Design

Planter Chair

September 23, 2008

“The chair looks simple and quiet, yet if you notice, there is a planter that wants to connect with the chair. As the plant grows, it becomes one with the chair; A unity of good fortune. As the two unite, the owner of the chair continues to bring life to them by feeding them and giving them fresh air and light. A pot of fortune to last a lifetime.”

Opportunity for new pets living inside too…

Extract from Yanko Design

Random pic of the week

August 18, 2008

“Santavase revolutionizes the concept of flowerpots, no longer set down but screwed half way into the ground by its steel finished point. For the designer, this represents a prosthesis and a prolongation of nature. Denis Santachiara’s flowerpot decorates the garden in an unexpected way, on its own or among others, upright or at a slight angle. For inside use a metal support has also been made available.”

Extract from mod livin’

Flora Silicone Spoon and Spatula Set are covered entirely in pure solid silicone with a stainless steel skeleteon inside. Not only are they simple to clean, they are also organically shaped like plant leaves. A planter would make a cool holder for these kitchen utensils.

Extract from The Green Head

The Salad Plant

July 4, 2008

The Salad Plant, a set of salad serving utensils camouflaged to look like a regular potted plant. The green melamine salad servers stand upright like leaves in a flower pot that also doubles as a mixing or serving dish for salad dressings or toppings.

Extract from The Green Head

Solar Powered Plant Pot

June 27, 2008

Buy plants to brighten up your concrete home, buy mood lamps to brighten up your home, buy both to bring a smile to your face and you can even admire them at night. Put them under the sun, and you feed both with life at the same time.

Extract from Firebox

I.V. Plant Pot

May 23, 2008

A self watering pot to make your life easier! Included with the lightweight fibreglass plant pot is a height adjustable metal rod, a refillable I.V. bag and a flow regulator that allows you to set watering rates to suit your plant. The drip also acts as a reminder to its owner as to when it needs topping up.

Extract from Vitamin Store

Factory Planter

May 19, 2008

Designed to be featured free-standing or stacked in the arrangement of your choice. The dramatic contrast between stark-white planter and lush, green grass creates a beautifully framed slice of nature, held within the boundaries of contemporary design.
Refreshing for the concrete jungle and also create a personal green boundary for yourself or your pet…

Extract from Generate

CrashBonsai is the creation of John Rooney, an artist who is torn between the desire to create and destroy. Recently, he has been making bonsai plants, and combining them with model cars and trucks which he has creatively smashed and melted, to create “CrashBonsai,” little living car crash sculptures.

Extract from CrashBonsai