Plant Care


The Benefits of Using an Irrigation System in Your Garden The Benefits of Using an Irrigation System in Your Garden The Benefits of Using an Irrigation System in Your Garden The Benefits of Using an Irrigation System in Your Garden


Using an irrigation system is superior to hand watering your garden. Here's Why.

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.

Volcanic Power: Give Your Veggies a Blast of Flavor and Nutrients Volcanic Power: Give Your Veggies a Blast of Flavor and Nutrients Volcanic Power: Give Your Veggies a Blast of Flavor and Nutrients Volcanic Power: Give Your Veggies a Blast of Flavor and Nutrients


We live in a world where most consumers value pretty vegetables that lack nutrition and flavor. Our meals make for pretty photos on social...

How to Care for Your Holiday Poinsettia Year-Round How to Care for Your Holiday Poinsettia Year-Round How to Care for Your Holiday Poinsettia Year-Round How to Care for Your Holiday Poinsettia Year-Round


With good care, a poinsettia plant can maintain its beauty for much longer than the Christmas season.

Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers


Boost the performance of your garden with the latest products available for modern growers, featuring items from Enroot Products, SANlight,...

Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator Methyl Jasmonate: Plant Defender and Communicator


For centuries, methyl jasmonate has been used in perfumes and teas as a component of the fragrance jasmine. It wasn’t until the middle of...

Secondary Micronutrients That Are Crucial to Plant Health Secondary Micronutrients That Are Crucial to Plant Health Secondary Micronutrients That Are Crucial to Plant Health Secondary Micronutrients That Are Crucial to Plant Health


Most growers have a handle on primary nutrients and macronutrients, but how is your understanding of the lesser known secondary and...

What a Plant's Internodal Spacing Reveals About Its Health What a Plant's Internodal Spacing Reveals About Its Health What a Plant's Internodal Spacing Reveals About Its Health What a Plant's Internodal Spacing Reveals About Its Health


The distance between nodes can tell us quite a bit about how a plant is doing. Here’s how to decipher it.

Manipulating Flowering in the Grow Room Using Photoperiods Manipulating Flowering in the Grow Room Using Photoperiods Manipulating Flowering in the Grow Room Using Photoperiods Manipulating Flowering in the Grow Room Using Photoperiods


Plants that use the duration of their dark periods to signal flowering are said to be subject to photoperiodism and are classified as...

Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush Growing Organically with Compost Teas and Nutrient Mush


Nutrient feeding “mush” and “tea” brews have been around for a while now. People that use them swear by them and will preach about them to...

Maintenance Tips for Drip Irrigation Systems Maintenance Tips for Drip Irrigation Systems Maintenance Tips for Drip Irrigation Systems Maintenance Tips for Drip Irrigation Systems


Caring for your drip irrigation system is probably on your to-do list somewhere, but it’s often not seen as something that’s vital to your...

The Soil Food Web: How to Build Healthy Soil The Soil Food Web: How to Build Healthy Soil The Soil Food Web: How to Build Healthy Soil The Soil Food Web: How to Build Healthy Soil


There is soil and then there is dirt. They look alike to the untrained eye, however, there is a huge difference between the two.

How Plant Hormones Work How Plant Hormones Work How Plant Hormones Work How Plant Hormones Work


Plants, just like humans and all other living things, make hormones to fulfill their natural functions.

What Plants You Can Grow Even When It's Snowing Outside What Plants You Can Grow Even When It's Snowing Outside What Plants You Can Grow Even When It's Snowing Outside What Plants You Can Grow Even When It's Snowing Outside


Just as evergreens keep their summer color while under a blanket of snow, some vegetables and flowers can thrive while buried under the...

The Internet of Things: What It Means for Growers The Internet of Things: What It Means for Growers The Internet of Things: What It Means for Growers The Internet of Things: What It Means for Growers


Without a doubt, the Internet of Things (IoT) can play a role in horticulture.

The Many Ways to Use Diatomaceous Earth in the Garden The Many Ways to Use Diatomaceous Earth in the Garden The Many Ways to Use Diatomaceous Earth in the Garden The Many Ways to Use Diatomaceous Earth in the Garden


Diatomaceous earth is an incredibly versatile material that helps with prodigious root systems, silica uptake, and pest control.

Improving the Flavor of Crops with Photoperiodism Improving the Flavor of Crops with Photoperiodism Improving the Flavor of Crops with Photoperiodism Improving the Flavor of Crops with Photoperiodism


Understanding your plants’ photosynthesis requirements and matching them to proper lighting affects taste and nutrition in your hydroponic...

Are There Benefits to Pre-Sterilizing Your Pruners? Are There Benefits to Pre-Sterilizing Your Pruners? Are There Benefits to Pre-Sterilizing Your Pruners? Are There Benefits to Pre-Sterilizing Your Pruners?


When it comes to sterilizing tools in the growroom, is there such a thing as keeping things too clean?

The Benefits of Installing Light Movers in a Grow Room The Benefits of Installing Light Movers in a Grow Room The Benefits of Installing Light Movers in a Grow Room The Benefits of Installing Light Movers in a Grow Room


Plants crave a natural supply of sunlight, which includes movement of the light to reach every leaf. The only way to achieve that in the...

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