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LIVE LAMP is a Plant-Studded Sphere of Light
Posted By Diane Pham On July 9, 2010 @ 8:00 pm In Decorative Objects,Design,Green Furniture,Green Home decor,Green Interiors,Green Lighting,Green Products,Innovation | 2 Comments
Fluorescent lights  might not be your first choice for ambient outdoor lighting this summer, but the LIVE LAMP  transforms that unenchanting frigid glow into a beautiful globe radiating with life. Designed by Kara Bartlet  for the Summer 2010 to(HOLD) line, this otherworldly piece is a glowing glass orb patterned with eighty living Fuschii V Gracillis Tillandsia air plants.
Kept alive by an energy-efficient CFL grow lamp that attaches within the orb, these epiphytic plants survive with no dirt – just UV, air, and a little bit moisture. With no green thumb required – except for a spritz of water once a week – you can keep those hands free from the rougher perils of gardening , saving them for more enterprising summer activities.
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URLs in this post:
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2010/07/livinglight.jpg
 lights: http://www.inhabitat.com/green-lighting
 LIVE LAMP: http://www.etsy.com/listing/50423991/live-lamp-tillandsia-air-plant-globe
 Kara Bartlet: http://www.lettuceoffice.com/v21/index.html
 CFL: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/07/29/is-it-green-the-compact-fluorescent-lamp/
 gardening: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/07/01/gorgeous-house-maximizes-garden-and-growing-space/
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