Root Health


Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container.


Mycorrhizae are credited with creating vast underground root systems, so imagine what it can do for your indoor cannabis crop.

Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems


While root growth and health may go largely unobserved by many indoor gardeners, well-functioning root systems are vital to plant...

Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods


It’s said that transplanting is one of the most stressful times of a plant’s life—for many, it can be a matter of life and death. And while...

Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed?


Interveinal chlorosis is a disease that can be easily spotted and, with the right information, easily treated.

Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System


What you see in a plant’s foliage is almost always the result of what is going on in the soil. When there are issues with soil quality,...

Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening


The scraps of vegetables that are thrown away after making a soup or casserole can actually be utilized and transformed into a healthy...

Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants


Cannabis growers who focus their energy on promoting a healthy root system are more likely to have less problems and larger yields each...

Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots


There is an entire world living in the soil, with a complete cast of characters eating, reproducing, and providing food for the plants we...

Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant.


While growers often focus on the visible portion of their plants—the stems, leaves, flowers and fruit—there’s a whole world of things going...

Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity


You can’t see it and you don’t even know it’s there—but the dissolved oxygen in your water supply is critical to maintaining the health and...

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden


Plants need to receive a number of nutrients to thrive. An important step is keeping the bad bacteria at bay, along with establishing and...

10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings


Maximum Yield contributor Andrew Taylor takes us through his step-by-step process to create supercharged cannabis cuttings.

Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium


No matter what crop or plant you’re growing, healthy and strong roots are the foundation for maximum yields. Chris Bond breaks down how...

A Root Primer A Root Primer A Root Primer A Root Primer


Beneath every great plant there’s a healthy root system. Matt LeBannister takes you through the basic information you’ll need to know to...

The Comfort Zone: Fostering Healthy Bacteria in the Greenhouse The Comfort Zone: Fostering Healthy Bacteria in the Greenhouse The Comfort Zone: Fostering Healthy Bacteria in the Greenhouse The Comfort Zone: Fostering Healthy Bacteria in the Greenhouse


What’s going on beneath the surface of your garden? It’s essential to the health of your plants to ensure a vital root zone, and you can’t...

Root Restriction in Hydroponics Root Restriction in Hydroponics Root Restriction in Hydroponics Root Restriction in Hydroponics


Most hydroponic crops only require a small root zone volume. However, as Lynette Morgan points out, the restriction methods used are just...

Root Mass Root Mass Root Mass Root Mass


A plant’s health all depends on how well it is cared for beneath the soil. Get the basics down, and you’re well on your way to a higher...

Population of root aphids Population of root aphids Population of root aphids Population of root aphids


Here are a few tips on how to keep your plants safe and sound from root aphids.

Cannabis seedling growing hydroponically in expanded clay pebbles. Cannabis seedling growing hydroponically in expanded clay pebbles. Cannabis seedling growing hydroponically in expanded clay pebbles. Cannabis seedling growing hydroponically in expanded clay pebbles.


Expanded clay pebbles are safe and easy to use, and provide plants with plenty of what they need to thrive.

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