Client & Product Overview
Smart Gardener is an online vegetable garden planner to simplify gardening for anyone who wants homegrown /farm produced, healthy and delicious food to be part of their lifestyle hasslefree. It combines indigineous knowledge with modern technology and can be used to plan small home gardens as well as large scale farms.
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LOT OF VARIABLES
Every gardening space is unique and presents its own challenges. There are a lot of variables that go into planning a garden like stretch of land available, type of soil,orientation to the sun, number of hours of sunlight, type of crops that can be grown etc.
WHAT, WHEN, WHAT & HOW
What to grow, when to grow, where to grow, how much to grow.
Planning a garden is a time consuming and ongoing process and can be counter intuitive/slippery slope if not done properly.
Each of the crops have to be timed to give maximum produce and at regular intervals.
TRICKY INITIAL COSTING
Initial costing of setting up a garden can be a tricky topic, especially if a person has no prior experience in setting up a vegetable garden.
TEDIOUS & CUMBERSOME TRACKING
Keeping track of all the steps to care for plants and doing them on time becomes a tedious and cumbersome process.
HARD TO FIND INFORMATION
Comprehensive and specific information about a particular cultivar/ plant variety are hard to come by and one has to do a lot of searching.
"To overcome all the above problems, Smart Gardener is the place to collect, calculate and create a smart personal profile of your garden just for you. A well-thought out planner that can be accessed from your computer, Ipad, and smartphone.”
View the to dos at glance and get weekly emails and mobile reminders telling you what to do and when. Our app has an inbuilt inner active journal to track your progress. So you have a record you can use for a season or from year to year.
RESULTS & IMPACT
The SmartGardener planner allows users to personalise our gardening experience by its custom made features which allow us to upload photos and then continue to add plants, trees and shrubs.
Best Plants Recommendations
Our app can determine both climate and soil conditions beforehand, so that the best plants could be recommended by the customize Smartgardener design tool.
Provides Garden Visualizations
It can keep track of information and can provide garden visualization for all four seasons.
It is economically priced.
Guidance at each step
It offers guidance at each step of the gardening journey and tells you when to apply fertilizers, when to harvest vegetables etc.
Ruby on Rails