This Dining Table Needs To Be Mowed

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Every meal can be a picnic in the park with this Chia Pet meets Ikea picNYC Table sprouting a healthy growth of grass. You'll probably miss the fresh air—but not the bugs, off-leash dogs, and misdirected
frisbees.

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It was created as a one-off concept by Haiko Cornelissen Architecten to celebrate the trend of urban farming. But instead of a roof-top garden or a window box, the table puts nature front and center in your dining room.

Illustration for article titled This Dining Table Needs To Be Mowed

Made from bent aluminum it's obviously deep enough to grow grass, but why not vegetables if urban farming is it's raison d'être? At the least a row of fresh herbs sprouting down the middle would be a lovely addition to any kitchen. Or a flower centerpiece growing right in front of your dinner guests. [Haiko Cornelissen Architecten via Architizer]

DISCUSSION

JohnDoe8
John Doe

My inner hipster (it's a very small part of me) makes we want to make one to grow herbs on.

Must... shoot... inner hipster. It's the part of me that got me to buy a high end bicycle and wear jeans.