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Vermiculite: A Basic Idea

The following article is a follow up of my previous articles on Soil-less growth media. You can check the rest of the media by clicking here. Though some times perlite and vermiculite are used as synonyms, they are very different in many aspects. Through I wanted to put some light…

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Coco Coir | Coconut Coir and its use in gardening

This article follows my previous blogs on soil-less growing media and Peat moss. After Peat Moss, now it is time for its alternative, Coconut Coir or coco coir. Nowadays many of us are trying coconut coir as an alternative to peat moss due to several reasons. Most important of which…

A basic Idea about Peat Moss

After discussing on various soil-less growth media in brief in my earlier blog, I have planned to share some more information on the individual media. This is the first issue where I shared some information on one of the most controversial and popular soil-less growing media, Peat Moss. Hope you…

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Different soilless media for growing plants

For a good growing media, it is necessary that the plant gets a healthy balance of water and air. Soil sometimes has harmful bacteria and fungi, and prone to be infected by pests, weeds and soil-borne diseases. The soil-less media are generally considered cleaner and sterile. These media, as the…