Hydroponics

hy·dro·pon·ics/ˌhīdrəˈpäniks/

Noun: The process of growing plants in sand, gravel, or liquid, with added nutrients but without soil.

When I stayed at my friend’s house the other week she took me to a new grocery store near her.

I was blown away when I saw this lettuce.

iphonebrimfield2012 013

Have you ever seen more beautiful lettuce?

Then, she took me to the observation deck to show me where it grows.

iphonebrimfield2012 014

I will admit, I know nothing of the pros and cons of hydroponic growing systems.

But I do know I was mesmerized by the beauty, symmetry, and precise nature of the process.

iphonebrimfield2012 015

It never ceased to amaze me what people’s minds can create.

Have a great day!