During the course of learning to grow, almost every gardener will discover that temperature and humidity can have quite an effect on their plants. In this article, we will be taking a good look at this very interesting and important topic. A good understanding of how temperature and humidity affect plant growth can give a … Continue reading Vapour Pressure Deficit – Understanding how Temperature and Humidity affect plant growth
What is Triacontanol? Almost all nutrient manufacturers include a booster or stimulator of one sort or another among their bottle line-up. They often contain humic acid, fulvic acid, sugars (carbohydrates), amino acids (peptides) and sometimes ingredients of vegetation origin such as extract of sea kelp (ascophylum nodosum). They all work to some degree, and are … Continue reading Triacontanol – A huge move forward for plant growth
The Root to Success With a few notable exceptions, most plants have evolved to grow with their roots buried in soil. Ok, so many Orchid varieties grow on the sides of trees, and some plants develop water roots that dangle into running water, but on the whole, these plants are the exception. Most plants in … Continue reading Coco Coir – Why is it becoming such a popular grow medium?
Probably the most important and necessary part of an indoor grow set up is the Grow Light set-up. Unless you can grow in a greenhouse or a conservatory, then a grow light is pretty much an essential piece of equipment for the indoor grower. In fact, even in a greenhouse or conservatory, from mid-autumn through to early Spring, … Continue reading Grow Light Kits – How to choose the right one for you