Plants need macro and micro nutrients to grow and thrive. These nutrients are supplied to the plants whether it is grown in soil medium or in hydroponics. Just like any other living tissue, plants also have tissues and it is made up of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen along with 23 other elements essential for biochemical reactions and structural biomass development. Plants can … [Read more...] about How Hydroponic Nutrients differ from Soil Nutrients?
Radishes are great crops for growing in fall gardening. They are very easy and fast to grow. They can tolerate the heat of the summer and the cold of the fall and spring. It takes 3 weeks from planting to get mature; you can enjoy the fresh and crisp radishes in less than a month. Radishes come in a wide range of varieties like cylindrical salad radish, large oriental radish … [Read more...] about How to grow Radish organically?
Okra, an ornamental and edible growing plant, is a native tropical plant and a member of highly ornamental hibiscus family. It’s beautiful blooms make it as a decorative plant which reaches up to 3 to 5 feet tall. Okra grows well exceptionally in Southern gardens as they prefer warm season and performs best in warmer climates. There are two varieties of okra, one is ‘Clemson … [Read more...] about How to grow Okra with best hydroponic methodologies?
Planting fruit trees will provide you and your environment plenty of nourishment and fresh air. Planting a fruit tree in your patio can greatly enhance the beauty of your home. Specially, delicious and crunchy star fruit tree, which is rich in dietary fiber, vitamin C, copper, and potassium. It is low in saturated fat, cholesterol, and sodium. Before planting your star fruit … [Read more...] about Tips for growing and caring a Fruit Tree
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
Both professional as well as amateur growers are looking for alternative methods or techniques for growing. Use of inorganic and synthetic chemicals decrease fertility level of soil, leads to soil erosion, and are non-biodegradable so they act as hindrance to our ecological balance. To avoid all these problems, more and more growers prefer to use organic nutrients for their … [Read more...] about Organic Nutrients for Plant Growth
Pole beans are a favorite amongst many farmers, hobbyist gardeners and hydroponic growers. If provided with adequate amount of nutrients, water, light, and proper plant care, then you can get green, tall and healthy pole beans. To grow pole beans, follow the steps mentioned below: Preparation of site: Pole beans tend to grow vertically and thus you will need climb up poles or … [Read more...] about Plant Care – Tips for Growing Pole Beans
Tasty, highly nutritious fruits and vegetables are a dream come true for any grower. To get these fruits and vegetables you no longer have to be dependent on synthetic, inorganic fertilizers and pesticides. You can practice completely organic indoor gardening. Organic gardening will allow you to have high quality products. Here are some tips as to how you can create your very … [Read more...] about Create Your Indoor Gardening Using Organic Nutrients
Many of us have the craving to cultivate a beautiful garden with the best of plant varieties and we do arrange for the best equipment and plant nutrients one can ever give to their plants. But all this goes in vain when we have to face the unpleasant truth of ‘heavy’ clay soil in our garden. Probably it is one of the major challenges in plant care. Everything in nature has its … [Read more...] about Clay Soil – How to Make Clay Soil Garden Worthy?
Drip system works best with a network of mainlines, lateral lines and sub-mains. Drip system consistently controls the application of nutrients, water and other essential elements of growth substances into the root zone. The water and nutrients are supplied to the plants through emitters. With the help of these emitters nutrients are forced into the root zone with force. The … [Read more...] about Drip System: Ideal for Hydroponics Gardening!
Hydroponic gardening is a revolutionary way of growing the fruits and vegetables and also a way of bringing you a fair amount of profit if you are a professional grower with the expertise of a practitioner. And organic hydroponics is a huge initiative in that direction, because you completely eliminate harmful chemicals from your growing process. Thus you create conditions to … [Read more...] about Organic Hydroponics
Organic gardening is aimed at trying to sustain life at all levels and provide fresher fruits which are not tainted with any hazardous chemical fertilizer or nutrient. It stems from the understanding that interactions between plants and microorganisms in the soil are a process of symbiosis. However these traditional forms of gardening can be quite challenging and labor … [Read more...] about Benefits of Organic Hydroponic Supplies
Traditional outdoor growing in a three season cycle has never been an easy task, and it also represents a massive investment in time and energy. Even under the best circumstances, there is a lot that can go wrong, so it’s generally a good idea to do everything in your power to make this growing method as stress free as possible. One of the best ways to do this, and to set … [Read more...] about Heavy Harvest – What to Look for In a Fertilizer
One of the single most potent supplements that hydroponics gardeners use today is beneficial microbes. In soil gardens, countless helpful bacteria work symbiotically with the plants, helping increase the size of their roots and helping your plants use their nutrients to their fullest abilities. But having a culture of beneficial microbes is not as simple as just throwing a … [Read more...] about Beneficial Microbes – How to Help them Thrive in Hydroponics Growing