b-parasite

b-parasite is an open source soil moisture and ambient temperature/humidity sensor.

The b_parasite sensor platform tracks b-parasite’s Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) advertisement packets. These packets contains soil moisture, air temperature/humidity and battery voltage data.

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# Example configuration.

# Required.
esp32_ble_tracker:

sensor:
  - platform: b_parasite
    mac_address: F0:CA:F0:CA:01:01
    humidity:
      name: 'b-parasite Air Humidity'
    temperature:
      name: 'b-parasite Air Temperature'
    moisture:
      name: 'b-parasite Soil Moisture'
    battery_voltage:
      name: 'b-parasite Battery Voltage'

Configuration variables

  • mac_address (Required): The MAC address of the device.

  • temperature (Optional): Air temperature in Celcius.

    • name (Required): Sensor name.

    • All other options from Sensor.

  • humidity (Optional): Relative air humidity in %.

    • name (Required): Sensor name.

    • All other options from Sensor.

  • moisture (Optional): Soil moisture in %.

    • name (Required): Sensor name.

    • All other options from Sensor.

  • battery_voltage (Optional): Battery voltage in volts.

    • name (Required): Sensor name.

    • All other options from Sensor.

See Also