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Self-watered flowerpot / flowerpot

Self-watered  flowerpot
Self-watered  flowerpot

In our daily life,we often forget to water flowers or water too much that kill them .“Self-watered flower pot” takes advantage of the feature that cotton thread absorbing water ,which can be called “capillarity phenomenon”, just like the root absorbing water.In the bottom of the plot, there are 1 pieces of cotton thread connecting soil and water.Water can be transited to plant through tiny bucks in the cotton thread. By imitating the pattern of “wild planting ", we hope to makes our life more convenient and environmenal!


Zhengzhou Institute of Aeronautical Industry Management

Zhengzhou Institute of Aeronautical Industry Management
Zhengzhou, China