You don’t need green thumbs to grow microgreens with this EcoQube Frame. The tiny indoor vertical garden grows micro-veggies in 10 days with only fertilized water, doing all the work for you. Compact and low-maintenance, the design is suited for apartments, homes and offices of all sizes, and allows you to grow nutritious food sources quickly, without worrying about watering and feeding your plants. Aqua Design Innovations (ADI) launched EcoQube Frame on Kickstarter, and it has been a smashing success. The group tripled their goal and raised over $30,000 in the first 40 minutes of crowdfunding. Learn more about this amazing design after the break.


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The EcoQube Frame contains two sections with one plant pad for each section; each plant pad has hundreds of small pockets that hold seeds in place so that plants can sprout evenly. The reservoir below contains fertilized water that provides all the necessary nutrients for successful germination.

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“It’s really the simplest, easiest and most compact way to grow indoor plants vertically without soil,” said the designers. “It’s also great for those who don’t feel like they have a green thumb. Since the reservoir waters the plants automatically, you don’t have to worry about over watering or root rot – which is a common problem when growing plants or micro-veggies.”

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EcoQube’s seed pads are all made from natural, 100 percent compostable fibers, and provide just enough water to allow the plants to grow. The designers claim that EcoQube can grow up to $25 worth of micro-veggies in a little over a week, and pays for itself after only one month of growing.

+ EcoQube Frame Kickstarter

+ Aqua Design Innovations (ADI)

EcoQube Frame, indoor vertical garden, indoor gardening, micro-veggies, microgreens, Aqua Design Innovations (ADI), low-maintenance design, green design, green food

EcoQube Frame, indoor vertical garden, indoor gardening, micro-veggies, microgreens, Aqua Design Innovations (ADI), low-maintenance design, green design, green food

EcoQube Frame, indoor vertical garden, indoor gardening, micro-veggies, microgreens, Aqua Design Innovations (ADI), low-maintenance design, green design, green food

EcoQube Frame, indoor vertical garden, indoor gardening, micro-veggies, microgreens, Aqua Design Innovations (ADI), low-maintenance design, green design, green food

EcoQube Frame, indoor vertical garden, indoor gardening, micro-veggies, microgreens, Aqua Design Innovations (ADI), low-maintenance design, green design, green food