|Vicky terrarium lamp by José de La O, from Inhabitat.com|
Maria Rosa Pavia reports
"Mexican-born, Netherlands-based designer José de la O unveiled a brilliant hanging pendant lamp that doubles as a vegetable garden at this year’s Milan Furniture Fair. Dubbed “Vicky”, the lamp uses a special bulb that provides increased light in the blue spectrum, which helps the plants grow. The designer sees the lamp not only as a source of light but also as a resource for growing food in urban environments that lack space for a garden."
Read more: Vicky Pendant Lamp Terrarium Shines a Light on Indoor Gardening | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building