Roots on Display: Terra Hydro by 10¹² by

Issue 88 · Take My Zucchini Please · September 4, 2013

Roots on Display: Terra Hydro by 10¹²

Issue 88 · Take My Zucchini Please · September 4, 2013

Japanese designers "[ 10¹² ]" understand that there's more to plants than what happens above the surface. Their Terra Hydro vases are modeled on terrariums, but they're designed with the express purpose of allowing plants to show off their roots. We like to think of it as artful hydroponics.

Terra Hydro | Gardenista

Above: No soil required, these vases are designed for plants whose roots will grow directly in water.

Terra Hydro | Gardenista

Above: The Terra Hydro comes in five different sizes to accommodate a whole collection of specimens.

Terra Hydro | Gardenista

Above: For more information about the designers head to Japanese Products Trading; to purchase, visit the Japanese e-commerce 10¹² site.

For a homegrown version, start your own bulbs in glass bottles.



Contributions
Have an opinion? Care to comment? We'd love to hear what you have to say.