The science of hydroponics is slowly gaining popularity in the US. So what exactly is hydroponics? Hydroponics is the cultivation of plants without using soil. Plants are grown in a solution of water and minerals. Light plays a very important role as well. It has been noticed that plants do exceptionally well in this system. Since the plant receives its required nutrients and water directly, it can spend its energy on growth rather than searching for food. Also problems like weeds and soil growing pests are eliminated by using this method of cultivation. (more…)
Archive for November, 2008
Choosing the right light bulbs and the right light fixtures for business establishments can be quite a task to accomplish. There are so many options available in the market; you could actually feel a little lost. Here’s a short guide to help you choose the perfect light bulbs for your business establishment. (more…)
Hydroponics is the science of growing plants without soil. It has been proven that plants will thrive if they are given the right amounts of nutrients, water and light. Soil holds the nutrients that the plant requires but it is not essential for plant growth. In fact, with hydroponics your plant will be able to spend its energy growing rather than looking for nourishment!
There are certain plants that grown better in hydroponic conditions than others. Fruit bearing plants, leafy plants and flowering plants can all be grown hydroponically. (more…)