Growing plant from seeds is inexpensive and very self-satisfactory. It is also an easy and fun way to make your garden grow. Although the requirement to sow may vary depending on the seed, the basics on planting seeds are all the same. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how you can start planting seeds this season. Find a spot with ample of light The most important … [Read more...] about How to Plant Seeds
Why L-Amino acid for your grow room? Growers like you are interested in being on the cutting edge of hydroponics growing and make use of superior quality nutrients for their grow room. However, many growers, on this quest for the nutrients that will give them the best results, are a little unsure of what exactly constitutes "the best." But with a little exploring and … [Read more...] about Amino Acid Chemistry for Hydroponics
Growing in hydroponics, growers found tastier and healthier vegetables and fruits in their hydroponics garden. Though growers enjoy growing purely organic garden, they experience an unpleasant and different kind of smell in their hydroponics garden. The bad smell is present in the hydroponics systems; since it has closed systems with controlled temperatures you cannot escape … [Read more...] about How to get rid of odor in Hydroponics Systems?
Calcium deficiencies often result in stunted growth or abnormal development of young leaves. The leaves may curl or die, particularly on the tips. Eventually, the terminal buds and root tips will also die. The symptoms show up first on new growth and rapidly growing tissues in your hydroponics. This happens because calcium accumulates in older leaves, leaving the younger … [Read more...] about Importance of Calcium in Hydroponics
What’s the difference between a good indoor garden and a superior one? Often it’s the use of beneficial bacteria, that matters! These are strains of bacteria designed to work together with your plant to increase nutrient uptake and the health of your plants. Here are just a few of the many beneficial things the right kind of bacteria can do for you in your hydroponics … [Read more...] about Beneficial Bacteria in your Hydroponics Systems
The hydroponic system, although has plenty of benefits over conventional soil culture, faces some problems. Algae attack is one of most common concerns in hydroponics. You can identify it easily from the typical green, black, brown or black texture it has; growing mostly on the nutrient media, in nutrient channels and pumps, and blocking the drippers. Let us check how to … [Read more...] about How to control Algae in Hydroponics?
Different plants need different proportions of hydroponic nutrients in different times. Nutrients solution is the only source of food for your hydroponic plants. Your hydroponic plants require a number of elements to grow in a healthy way that include both macro and micro nutrients. You need to supply a good amount of macro nutrients to your plants such as nitrogen, potassium, … [Read more...] about Grow Micro Bloom: 3 Part Base Nutrient Series
If you want to grow fresh vegetables regardless of season or climate, hydroponics would be the right choice for you. Hydroponic vegetable gardening needs an ideal growing environment, so you need to monitor certain important factors such as temperature, nutrients, lights, pH level, and humidity to get healthy produce. Try to maintain following parameters to get the most out of … [Read more...] about Benefits of Vegetable Gardening
If you are looking for one of the most efficient hydroponic techniques to grow plants, aeroponic systems of growing plants would be the perfect choice for you. The process is accomplished by spraying a nutrient solutions to the roots of plants without using any growing medium. The biggest benefit of using aeroponics system is the incredible use of limited space. In aeroponics … [Read more...] about Advantages of Aeroponics Systems
Hydroponics is an innovative method of growing your fruits and vegetables without having to deal with messy soil-based growing techniques. Hydroponics technically means growing in water, but often hydroponic methods combine a mixture of growing in water-base nutrient solutions and in organic or inorganic root-zone media. You need the perfect hydroponics source to make the best … [Read more...] about Hydroponics Tips: Faster & Better Yields
Coco coir is the fiber, produced from the brown husk that surrounds the shell of the coconut. Coconut coir is also known as palm peat, coco or coir. Coco coir is composed of millions tiny micro-sponges, which absorb and can hold up to 6 to 8 times more water and 1000 times more oxygen. In the world of hydroponics, coco coir has been gaining popularity because of its better … [Read more...] about Best Hydroponic Nutrients for Coco Coir Growing Medium
Winter has arrived and now, it is the right time to strategize and protect your hydroponics grow room from the influence of dropping temperature. During winter, the indoor grow room gets warmer towards the ceiling and colder near the ground level. This can kill your hydroponic plants or cause diseases and stress. To protect your plants, it is important that you ensure proper … [Read more...] about How to protect Hydroponic Grow Room during winter?
Hydroponic gardening is the technique of growing plants without using soil in a nutrient media which is hydrophilic in nature. So as the definition says, nutrients are practically the backbone of hydroponic systems. Without basic nutrition, a hydroponic garden will have no chance of survival. Since there is no soil which can act as a source of nutrients, the medium in which … [Read more...] about Importance of adding Hydroponic Nutrients
A reservoir forms the center of every single hydroponic system. An ideal hydroponics reservoir like soil-growing medium will help you grow plants without having to worry about balancing chemicals, nutrients and pH level of the water. However, it’s very important to maintain your hydroponics reservoir for proper growth of plants. To manage your hydroponics reservoir using … [Read more...] about How to maintain your Hydroponics Reservoir?
Plants grow well in a wide range of hydroponic nutrients. Plant nutrients used in hydroponics are dissolved in the water and are mostly in inorganic and ionic form. They contain cations (positively charged ions) like Mg2+, Ca2+, and K2+ whereas anions (negatively charged ions) present are So4--, No3-, and H2PO4-. These charged ions provide equilibrium to the solution and help … [Read more...] about Best Nutrient Solutions for Indoor Gardening
When autumn nights start to get cold, it’s time to prepare your garden for winter. Start closing your garden down when there is frost in the forecast or the temperature consistently starts to drop to the low 40’s or mid 30’s Fahrenheit, around late October or November. In case of setting up a hydroponic grow room, choose the right growing medium, set up an appropriate … [Read more...] about Tips for Vegetable Gardening in Winter
Do you wish to grow healthy, luscious herbs and leafy vegetables? Don’t worry! Having a year- round supply of fresh crisp hydroponic lettuce leaves, herbs beans, cucumber, spinach, and other appetizing fresh foods is easy and achievable with homemade hydroponics. Hydroponics is gaining attention of most urban growers these days because its simplicity and minimal usage of scarce … [Read more...] about Hydroponics Lettuce Garden
Do you love eating beefsteak tomatoes that cover your entire burger with just one slice? The good news is that now you can plant a bountiful beefsteak tomato garden at the convenience of your home with the help of hydroponics. Have them raw, grilled, made into sauces, or in any other form of tomato recipe; these big, ripe tomatoes are not only tasty but highly nutritive too. … [Read more...] about Grow Your Own Hydroponics Beefsteak Tomatoes
Hydroponics is a technique for growing plants in which plants are grown without using soil but in a nutrient medium. Nowadays, many growers are opting for hydroponic methods to grow fruits and vegetables. Hydroponics systems is easy to set-up and requires minimal cost. So if you want to build, your own homemade hydroponics systems, here is your guide on how to do it! The … [Read more...] about Homemade Hydroponics Systems
After the legalization of growing marijuana in North America for medicinal use, states like California are witnessing a wave of Cannabis cultivation. Many growers are trying to grow Cannabis at home, as it grows well in various conditions. It is naturally resistant to most pests, preventing the need for pesticides. Indoor hydroponics is the best way of growing with minimum … [Read more...] about Indoor Hydroponics for Cushy Cannabis Growth
The agriculture industry is ever evolving with new inventions and technologies to grow plants more efficiently. Increased urbanization has led to scarcity of arable land. In such scenario, growing plants with a technique that can sustain changing weather conditions, and give maximum yield in lesser space is a must. Hydroponics farming is one such technique which will meet the … [Read more...] about Try Hydroponics Farming For Optimal Yields
Hydroponics means growing plants without soil in an aqua-based medium. There are various techniques and systems with which hydroponic plants can be grown such as Deep Water Culture, Ebb and Flow, Drip System, Nutrient Film Techniques, and Wick System. Each of the hydroponics systems has its own technique to provide plants with water, food, and oxygen. We will discuss in detail … [Read more...] about Wick Hydroponics Systems