Silver 2017 / Flora And Fauna / Watering devices / Professional

Fliwer

  • Company
    Anima Barcelona
  • Director
    Diego Quiroga
  • Design Team
    Ana rubio & Melanie Gelpí

Fliwer is a Smart Plants Sensor to control the watering, growth and state of  your plants from any mobile device Technological system aimed at the agricultural and gardening sector for the optimisation of irrigation. It enables users to know the conditions of the soil and area in order to give plants exactly the right amount of what they need, when they need it. Fliwer monitors, controls and takes into account meteorology. It knows the needs of plants, takes decisions and enables remote control by the user from a computer, smartphone or tablet computer. There are different versions available: for domestic use, for agriculture, for cities and for sports fields. Plant and play system. Wireless system that prevents the environmental impact of cable installation. It contains five sensors: atmospheric humidity, temperature, light, soil humidity, electrical conductivity (nutrients).It gains access to and analyses weather forecast information, which enables it to save between 50% and 80% more water than current irrigation timers.It contains a knowledge base with information on different plant species in order to optimise irrigation performance. Minimisation of radio communications in order to reduce electromagnetic wave pollution (overall broadcast time of two minutes per day).High-efficiency Li-Ion battery, designed to need recharging just once a year. Tough and weatherproof, with no joints or screws thanks to the vibration welding system used for its plastic. Created and manufactured entirely in Catalonia. Awarded with the Catalonia Ecodesign award 2015 - honorable mention. Awarded with the best innovative gardening product 2016 by Journeys des collections fair and awarded at the Catalonia ecodesign award last year

Photo Credit: Anima Barcelona