About this project
An ecosystem in its simplest form. Plants and fish - thriving together in a stylish, simple-to-maintain aquaponics system. Keep a piece of nature wherever you are.
Unlike other systems on the market, Vita has no mechanical filters to change because it uses a natural aquaponic system to clean itself. The plant naturally filters your water creating a clean habitat for your fish. Every element works together for easy maintenance without any of the hassle.
It's minimalistic aesthetic brings out the best in your plants brightening up any room. The elegant design brings tranquility into your home or work space. Scientific studies have shown that a plant-rich environment can boost creativity and productivity while aquarium keeping has a significant effect in reducing levels of stress and anxiety.
Staying true to nature, we’ve designed the Vita to work without using electricity. Zero electricity means no wires, meaning you can place your Vita wherever you want. It's compact, portable, and blends into any space anywhere.
The sleek, elegant design complements any room the Vita is placed in. Vita uses high quality SuperBright™ 5mm glass making it extremely durable and provides excellent viewing properties to see the fish. Each tank is different with hand selected natural stones included in each individual Aquascaping kit. The sustainable plant media retains moisture and provides the perfect ventilation for plant roots.
An optional touch LED lighting system is available to be included with your order. The plant light allows you to grow your Vita in locations that doesn’t have sunlight available allowing you to truly grow your Vita anywhere. The underwater light allows you to view your compact ecosystem at night. It even has a built in 10 hr timer! The RGB backlight allows you to customize your tank further and enjoy color therapy too.
See the Touch LED Light and remote (stretch goal) in action!
The Vita is a low-maintenance aquarium that uses aquaponics to keep the plant and fish happy and healthy. Vita is simple to maintain because there are no working parts. You don’t need to maintain or change a filter.
Simply pour water into the aquarium, grow your plant, and watch it clean itself! It’s so easy anybody can do it!
Over-watering and under-watering are two of the biggest problems that result in poor plant growth. With the Vita, the plants naturally take water from the tank as needed so that you don’t have to water them yourself reducing the amount of water used up to 90%. This allows your houseplants to grow healthy and happy.
Looking to get Vita international?
Please message us directly and we can discuss shipping rates!
Want to "add-on" to your pledge? Here's how it works.
1. Choose a reward level.
Everybody must choose one (and only one) reward level to back this project. You cannot choose 2 reward levels. Just one. You will get all items in that reward.
2. Increase your pledge amount to match the cost of the Add-On item you'd like.
For example, if you pledged $30 for the "VITA VIP SPECIAL" and you also want a Betta Fish ($7) and a LED Light and Transformer ($24), you would simply add $31 to your $30 pledge. So your pledge would be $61 total plus shipping.
3. Relax, you're all done!
At the end of the campaign we will send a survey to confirm everything like shipping information & add-on specifics. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to message us!
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Ecoxotic continues to set the industry standard in aquatic LED lighting. Their LED lights illuminate public aquarium exhibits, zoological displays, living plant walls and hobbyist aquarium tanks worldwide. With over 50 years combined experience in aquariums, aquaculture and hydroponics, their team has the technical skills, entrepreneurial savvy and experience to tackle the challenge of bring Vita™ to life.
Risks and challenges
After years of working in the aquarium industry and creating our own products we know there can always be hurdles along the way during product development. Our experience has allowed us to mitigate much of the risk, but it still exists. We will always be transparent with our community about challenges, including these:
Ship Date: We are confident we will ship by the projected dates, as we are using manufacturers that have built our other products. While there is always a chance that things will take longer than planned, the experience with our manufacturers will definitely speed up the process!
Product Changes: As we refine the Vita based on additional community feedback and more product testing, slight changes may be made. We'll only make changes that enhance the product experience.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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