I've been growing plants on the windowsill of my dorm room for most of this year, and the results have been fantastic. Lush green foliage now brightens up my room, and I have herbs to use in eating and cooking.
I try to be a responsible plant owner, but sometimes I just can't be there to water my plants. In addition, it's nice to know how moist the plant's soil is when I can be there to water. Herein lies my inspiration for this project!
I've drawn out a basic map of the project: