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Would you recommend this product?
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Ryan Hoover
Founder, Product Hunt
I'm seeing a lot of in-home gardening products lately, targeted toward city dwellers that don't have much space or a backyard. Grove Ecosystem is a recent example. cc @msuster @lizco
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Shlok Vaidya
Product and ODF 4
@rrhoover Love that Ikea is in this space. I've been hacking this stuff together for years (rubbermaid boxes, aquarium pumps etc). (And been using the http://www.clickandgrow.com/ on my kitchen counter) It's great to see hydroponic stuff happen at scale. Sidebar: An interesting article/book would be how illicit marijuana high yield production techniques are being transferred to consumer indoor gardening.
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George Jurgens
Hunter
London. Marketer. Learner.
@rrhoover I've always had my eye on getting one of these, but they're usually kickstarters, US based, or out of my price range. With IKEA in the space, I'll probably (finally) join in. Not as sexy as the Grove Ecosystem or Click and Grow system or many of the others out there, but at least this one's going to be UK based, and hopefully a good entry point to in-home gardening.
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Nicolas NezhatFounder, Fynd
@shloky @rrhoover Huge Click & Grow fan - had mine for years. Funny note to your sidebar, a few years ago when Click & Grow updated their pods, they shared a video of them growing marijuana.
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André J
Swift dev @ eon.codes
Would love to see @snoopdogg in this commercial
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Serge Herkül
I build things @toggl & @scaledrone
Look really cool. I wonder if it comes with glass windows as well so pets couldn't destroy them before harvesting
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Becca RiceDirector of Software Development, KGI
@_sergeh Totally my first thought as well!
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Shut up and take my money! I find that so cool, that IKEA is always pushing forward to give customers what they will need in the future.
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Nicolas NezhatFounder, Fynd
@tristancelebi Click & Grow has been doing this for years! I've had mine for ~4 years now and still love it! http://www.clickandgrow.com/
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Niv Dror
VC at Shrug Capital
"This May, IKEA is introducing an indoor gardening series that lets you grow your own tasty lettuce and herbs in water. Developed in collaboration with agricultural scientists in Sweden, KRYDDA/VÄXER series includes everything you need to get sprouting and keep your garden growing - even in the winter! How it works? Just keep an eye on the water level. That’s all."
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