In the era of modern IoT technologies, home automation is gaining pace. We automate water and electricity distribution, home/office lighting and security systems. With IoT, you can control what is going on in your home even if you are not there.
Have you ever thought about how to provide proper care to your houseplants when you are away from home? SaM Solutions have created an IoT smart pot to care about your plants when you can’t. In this article, we will discuss this solution and describe its technical features.
What Is a Smart Plant Pot?
The Koru smart plant pot is a great device that helps you care about your plant when you are not home. The IoT technology will look after your houseplants when you are on vacation, or when you go out or visit your friends and have no opportunity to be physically present at home.
The plant pot is equipped with IoT smart sensors that allow you to monitor the state of the flora remotely and control the plant care. With this top-notch device, it is possible to set up four to six weeks of automated watering and create perfect environmental conditions for your plant. It will also improve air quality, which will have a positive influence on your physical well-being.
How Does It Work?
Koru smart plant pot uses smart sensors to constantly monitor the health of the plant and its environment. When a high level of pollution is detected, the device automatically brings it back to normal. It is connected to the Internet via a built-in WiFi module, which allows you to track the plant’s condition in real time.
The installed tank contains 2+ liters of water, so you don’t have to worry about the watering regime of your houseplants. The mobile app will inform you when it’s time for a refill. Equipped with temperature and humidity sensors, the plant pot helps you give attention to the plant when needed. The device is environmentally friendly, works noiselessly and uses energy sparingly.
What Can You Grow in a Smart Pot?
In the smart pot it is possible to grow any houseplant of your choice. The Koru cloud database contains data on more than 150 plants, including information on how to care for the plants based on their individual characteristics.
What Do I Get With a Smart Pot?
Thanks to IoT sensors and an artificial intelligence system, it is possible to control the condition of your greenery remotely. The Koru smart pot will take care of the watering regime, and the lighting and humidity levels that are suitable for your plant. In addition, the device has air purifying functions, which is especially beneficial for urban areas with high pollution.