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Rooted Cutting

Guide to Successful Rooted Cuttings

Guide to Successful Rooted Cuttings: Rooting plant cuttings is one of the most useful horticultural skills that nearly any gardener can attain. Plants, just like humans have a distinct genetic make up and carry contrasting genetic traits, some favorable, some not as much. These traits, desirable or not are pre determined, and will be present […]
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Green House Powder Feeding Range

How to use Green House Powder Feeding

How to use Green House Powder Feeding: Since the early 2000’s, world renown Dutch seed bank, Green House Seed Company have been researching and developing an easy to use, single component plant feeding solution. Unlike most fertilizer brands which requires combining a line of fertilizers together to achieve complete nutrient ratios, Green House Feeding have created […]
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How to use 3 part liquid Nutrients

How to use 3 part liquid Nutrients

Three part nutrient formulas, have in recent times become some of the most popular hydroponic plant feeding nutrients available, even though these rapid dissolving liquid formulas have been designed and produced with hydroponics in mind, they have seen great results in Coco and Soil based mediums as well. Using 3 part nutrients does have its […]
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Hydrated Coco Peat Coarse and Fine Grade Side by Side

Buffering Coco Coir

With the increase in buffering supplements being sold worldwide, it is clear that growers are becoming aware of the importance of buffering of your Coco Coir media. Today we take a closer look at exactly why it has such a big impact on your yields… Coco Coir is a by product of industries who use […]
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pH/TDS/PPM/EC 6-in-1 Water Quality Meter

pH/ TDS / PPM / EC Levels for Hydroponic Vegetables

We often get asked what the nutrient requirements are for a specific plant variety, this is the informative article we always refer them to. Joining a hydroponic community forum pertaining to the plant variety you wish to grow can also be highly beneficial. The pH and electro-conductivity values specified here are given as a broad range. It […]
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Graphs Comparing the Wavelengths Plants Respond to vs. the Wavelengths the Human Eye Responds To

Plant Lighting: Demystifying Lumens, Lux and PAR

Are you using lighting in your grow setup? If you are, you need to change the way you look at measuring light for the use of your plants. Most growers are familiar with “lumens”. The definition of the lumen is the total light produced within the range of the human visual response. It tells us nothing […]
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hydroponic cannabis with lucas formula

Hydroponics using Lucas Formula

Some don’t get it, others do… Regardless we are here to help you better understand the Lucas Formula. The Lucas Formula derives from a man named Lucas who participated in online forums for growers who use hydroponics/soil-less growing. His nutrient feeding regime quickly became widely recognised and spread like wild fire. People could see how […]
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Liquid Silicon Splash

Grow Strong, Resilient plants with Liquid Silicon

By adding Liquid Silicon Plus + to your nutrient tank or mix your are able to strengthen plant and increase it’s rigidity, toughened cell walls improves disease resistance against fungi and decreases powdery mildew and bud/fruit/flower rot. Recent research has demonstrated that raising the silicon concentration in your hydroponic solutions produces a thicker, whiter, healthier root system, a […]
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Aerated Worm Tea

Worm Tea – Organic fertiliser – How To Guide

In this short guide we will be introducing you to one of the most popular organic additives for plants in all stages of development. Worm tea is the liquid concentrate of worm compost. Mineral and microbial elements  are extracted from the solid compost by actively brewing and agitating in water by using an air pump […]
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