Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

RoPot / Smart plant pot

RoPot
RoPot

Discipline: Product

RoPot
RoPot
RoPot
RoPot

Discipline: Product

The RoPot, a smart plant pot, adopts an innovative technology that enables you to take care of your plants better and more easily. It detects soil moisture and fertility via built-in sensors in real time. You are able to understand your plants’ status immediately via different color flash lights. An associated app includes more than 900 kinds of popular plants with their growth parameters. And through a four step choice, there is a smart way to help users to filter and identify unknown plants through their leaf shape. No matter if you are using Android or iOS, the app keeps recording your plants daily status and provides planting advice according to its real-time detect results.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Practical Use, Innovation / Autonomy, Usability / Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2016

Client / Manufacturer

HHCC Plant Technology Co., Ltd.

HHCC Plant Technology Co., Ltd.
Beijing, China

Design

Roci Design Technology Co., Ltd.

Roci Design Technology Co., Ltd.
Beijing, China

Chang Qu, Zhengyang Pan, Chenghuiyuan Xu