Every variety, flavor, texture, and aroma of tea comes from the same species of plant: Camellia sinensis.
For thousands of years, the growth of vegetation had to happen outdoors. Your options were: plant outside, in the dirt, on your knees, while the sun roasts you to a crisp, or die of starvation. Your choice.
Growing plants hydroponically has never been easier. There are dozens of hydroponic systems that are perfect for not only the experienced commercial grower but also the inexperienced household gardener. In today’s article, we’re going to take a look at the best plants to grow hydroponically. We’ll start with the easy stuff and work our way … Read more
Deep Water Culture (DWC) is a form of hydroponics where plant roots are completely submerged in a highly oxygenated, sanitary, nutrient solution reservoir. Table of Contents: Deep Water Culture Nutrient Solutions 101 Electrical Conductivity pH Monitoring Deep Water Culture Media These systems are one of the many hydroponic techniques that utilize an air pump to … Read more
Hydroponics is an ever-expanding approach to gardening that embodies dozens of different soil-less cultivation techniques. In today’s article, we’re going to cover one of those techniques that just doesn’t get enough love: Bubbleponics. Table of Contents: What is Bubbleponics? Bubbleponics VS Deep Water Culture How Does Bubbleponics Work? Best Plants to Grow With Bubbleponics The … Read more
In today’s guide, we’ll be taking a comprehensive look at hydroponics, an accelerated soil-less growing method which – when done correctly – eliminates the mess of traditional gardening, while reliably germinating healthy plants. What is hydroponics? What are the best hydroponic growing techniques for herbs, vegetables, fruits, or spices? Follow along as we reveal all … Read more
Like every living thing, plants need nutrients to survive and to grow to their full potential. Plants normally receive their key nutrients from – as I’m sure you know – the soil that they naturally grow in. Since hydroponics is a soil-less form of growing, we have to provide developing plants with nutrients ourselves via … Read more
As I’m sure you know, hydroponic growing uses no soil – just nutrient solution – but in order for plant roots to be properly held in place, the use of a growing media or substrate is very much needed. Now, I’ve been growing hydroponically for roughly half a decade at this point, so when prepping … Read more
Here’s a bold claim: Rhodiola rosea is the most medicinally useful herb that modern science has ever documented.
When it comes to plant cultivation I’m a big fan of any unconventional method or technique that actually works. Unfortunately, there just aren’t too many. Gardening is an established skill; we’ve innovated quite a bit over the last thousand years! With that being said, within the realm of hydroponics – a method of soilless cultivation … Read more