With the fast paced life one leads these days, simple pleasures of life like gardening is out of question. However, with the advancement in technology, things have become easy and information is just at the finger tips. In case a person wants to start off with gardening in a hassle free manner and with full guidance, an array of gadgets and apps has come into the market which helps effectively.
Some of the awesome gadget and apps for the new gardener are discussed as follows.
A boon for gardeners who would love to grow plants minus the soil and the dirt associated. This is absolutely possible today and is a great for first time gardeners without any experience as well as this kind of gardening is done with the help of a device known as AeroGarden which uses hydroponic technology which is a method of growing plants without the use of soil in water and added mineral solutions. This device is costly but will be pretty reasonable a bet given that the plants growing in here grow absolutely fast and healthy as well.
A great gardening device which is actually a wooden box containing granulite clay and organic potting soil where Thyme, Parsley, Chives and Oregano can grow naturally. Added to this, gardening tips are sent to the smart phone or computer for a gardener to follow.
The Smart Herb Garden
Another great gadget for beginners, the Smart Herb Garden is actually devised so that three spices or herbs can grow simultaneously together using a specially formulated Smart soil which is devoid of fungicides, GMOs, insecticides, pesticides or plant hormones.
Parrot Flower Power
A great addition to those who are novice in gardening, the Parrot Flower Power helps in the proper monitoring and analysis of a plant’s growth and sends the reports directly to the connected smart phone! This gadget works on reporting the parameters such as the water level or soil moisture content, repotting issues, temperature, natural light and the fertilizer requirement and sends reports. This device is absolutely compatible with Android and iOS devices as well.
PlantSense Garden Gro Sensor
This is actually a USB device that is used to record the data when placed in the soil surface and helps in giving the proper assistance to a gardener in terms of the needs and wants in order to get the perfect plants in no time. This device, Garden Gro’s sensors are easily attached into a computer to get the results effectively.
This is actually a digital pot, within which a plant is grown and this device having a digital interface gives the gardener updates related to the plants growth. This Digital Pot also comes loaded with a USB interface as well which helps the gardener to determine the factors like humidity levels, temperature, soil as well as water content in the pot so that he or she can act accordingly so that it does not affect the plant in any way.
Bonnie Plants’ App
This app helps gardeners who are looking to grow herbs and vegetables where this app helps in tracking the garden growth overall and also guides the new gardener in issues like predicted weather, rainfall and related information too!
This is another great help to a novice gardener and the Noocity Growbed is such a device which is self-fertilizing and self watering system which makes the vegetable, fruit and herb growth easy and irrespective of the place, which can settle anywhere like a patio, rooftop and et al. This system ensures a proper ventilation system along with a proper water supply system too which is rather easy to incorporate into.
This gardening kit is a great way to keep connected with the plants and work in the run. The Botanicalls kit is associated with the gardener’s twitter status update accessed either with a smart phone or computer where the device sends information about the plant requirements whenever necessary.
Window Farm gardening Gadget
Another indoor device which has made the life of a new gardener quite like a cake walk is Window Farm which uses the hydroponic system of gardening and comes in vertical shapes which consumes relatively less space and can be hanged on the window sides. This gadget actually needs no supervision for about a year due to its system and where it takes natural sunlight to feed itself and water supplied to it from the reservoir devised at the bottom!
Garden Compass Plant And Disease Identifier
This is an effective app for gardeners who have plants growing outdoors and where the plants are at constant risk of predators and diseases. This app helps in the gardener to recognize the problem and act accordingly by clicking a picture of an affected plant and sending in this app. This app is linked with many plant experts who give the advice and helps in solving the issue.
This is another great device which looks like a cigarette but is actually a blessing for new gardeners. One can reap the benefits of this device by sticking this sensor in the soil and in turn it sends information about the plant to a mobile phone, computer or any other base station placed at one’s home.
This is another device which helps in measuring the temperature, light requirements, soil moisture content and et al and sending it directly to a smart phone. This app can be easily accessed via Android and IOS devices and it notifies the gardener about the plant activity, requirements and other related details about the plant that is growing.
While gardening, a new gardener may not understand the effects of high level of sunlight effects his or her skin is getting exposed to, thus June was devised. June is a wearable device for gardeners to help them in avoiding overexposure to UV rays and sunburn in the long run.
My Garden Containers
This is an essential app for the new gardener which helps in devising a plan to grow plants with efficiency ensuring that the combinations look great and grows well together too! This app is loaded with information about various plants and is free in IOS phones.