Gareth from Ecothrive talks to us about how the Mycorrhizal Fungi in Biosys work in your grow medium Most organic growers will have heard of mycorrhizal fungi. They work unseen in the root zone, attaching themselves to the roots in a sort of partnership relationship where the fungi pass water and nutrients to the roots … Continue reading Ecothrive Biosys and the secret life of Mycorrhizal Fungi
FLIRmask – Is this the greatest reflective grow-room sheeting ever? Grow lights cost money to run. That might seem like an obvious statement, but the implication of that is that (most growers) will want to make the most effective use of the money they spend on electricity as possible. To make a garden as efficient as … Continue reading FLIRmask vs other Reflective Sheeting Shoot-out – Which is best?
When it comes to the freshest hydroponic products on the market, here at One Stop Grow Shop we have you covered. And this latest piece of kit is no exception… Introducing the new BudBox GT1 Grow Tent! This beautiful bit of kit is specifically designed … Continue reading Why a BudBox GT1 Grow Tent Is Your New Best Friend
What Is the Best Light for Growing? It was not so long ago now (5-10 years) that it was accepted wisdom that the most cost-effective grow lights were fluorescent for small vegging plants – Metal Halide (MH) for medium-sized vegging plants and High Pressure Sodium (HPS) grow lights for larger plants in flowering/fruiting. Since then, … Continue reading Grow Lights – Intro Part 1: All About Light For Growing
Evoponics brings Brassinosteroids to Hydroponics Growers Evoponic Elixir Steroids 250ml Evoponic Elixir Steroids 1 Litre Brassinosteroids are a group of plant hormones that were first looked into about 40 years ago. About 70 or so Brassinosteroids have been discovered. The most common of these is one called Brassinolide. Brassinosteroids are one of the 6 types … Continue reading Evoponics Elixir Steroids – Add Brassinosteroids to your Grow
Opticlimate – Solves grower’s heat problems once and for all! The combination of hot HPS lamps and the summertime creates one of the biggest problems for an indoor gardener – heat! Sometimes an extraction system is still not enough to keep temperatures down to a reasonable level. Also when the temperature goes up, there will usually be … Continue reading Opticlimate – A grower’s dream come true
Canna – One of the original hydroponics nutrients and still growing strong! Hydroponics is not a new thing. In fact, it has been around since the days of the hanging gardens of Babylon. However, it is only fairly recently that there has been an upsurge in people using the principals to grow their plants. In agriculture, … Continue reading Canna grow my own? Yes you can!
The Aerogarden Mini Indoor Hydroponics System Do you fancy having a dabble to find out what hydroponics is all about? Or, do you want to grow some of your own edible produce like salad greens or herbs all year round, but you don’t want to give up a large portion of your living space? Then … Continue reading Aerogarden – The Great Little Indoor Grow Unit
Spectrum King – The first LED grow-lights that are more than just a viable option! The idea of growing plants using grow lights based around LEDs is nothing new. In fact NASA pioneered research into this as far back as the 1980s, and they have been exploring the idea ever since. Driven by the fact that LEDs are … Continue reading Spectrum King – LED grow lights have finally come of age!
Summer is a-coming! Indoor growing can be a very absorbing hobby. However, it does come with it’s own fair share of obstacles that a grower will have to overcome in order to have a successful crop. One of the big ones is: how to to keep a grow going successully during hot weather? Most people … Continue reading Preparing your grow for the warmer weather