ScottsMiracle-Gro Acquires Blossom and PlantLink

Dec 13 2016

Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (NYSE:SMG. has acquired two IoT water-management companies for its Connected Yard platform.

Scotts bought Illinois based Oso Technologies the makers of PlantLink , a soil sensors and a water management valve system, and Irvine based Blossom, a smart irrigation controller provider initially Kickstarted in 2014.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Plantlink Sensor

Blossom Controller

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+ The data and water management functions are accessible through the Company’s GRO app for iOS and Android devices.

+ Oso Technologies had raised $675k in venture capital

+ Blossom had previously raised $102.6k in crowdfunding and an undisclosed amount of non equity assistance

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