Soilless Potting Medium for Plants
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Sphagnum Moss 100g by HORTI
Ex Tax: $7.50
A natural moisture
retaining material suitable for lining wire baskets and surface mulching on
pots.Suitable for air layering
(marcotting) to produce new plants.Ideal for growing Orchids
like cattleya and phalaenopsis.Also used as soilless planting medium in growing carnivorous plants, ferns, and epiphyte.
LECA Ball Hydroton Expanded Clay by LiaFlor
Ex Tax: $5.00
LECA - Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate by LiaFlor• Clean and odorless.• Suitable for small to medium size pot.• Suitable to use as hydroponic growing media.• Excellent drainage and aeration.• Fosters beneficial bacterial growth and prevents soil-borne insect and pests.• Can be used as top dressing on potted plants to conserve moisture loss and prevent evaporation...
Lava Rock-Red Scoria 6-9mm
Ex Tax: $6.50
Lava Rock-Red Scoria 6-9mm• Red Lava rock is a form of igneous rock that is formed naturally during volcanic eruption from basaltic magmas (flowing lava).• High porosity that retains water naturally.• Provides good drainage which is suitable for plants that do not like waterlogging, such as cactus and succulents.• Use as top mulching on potted plants which helps to suppress weeds, pests and fungi in the soil.• Suitable for soil mixed, terrarium and aquarium (wash and rinse before using).***Lava Rock is a natural product which may result in slight variations in formation, size, colour or shape...
Pumice Stone Soil Amendment
Ex Tax: $9.00
Advantages of Pumice• Excellent soil amendment that is highly porous, increase aeration and drainage in soil.• Used as a growing medium for Soilless Culture.• The porous nature of pumice allows it to hold vital nutrients in the microscopic surface pores, which helps regulate fertilizer feedings. • Holds moisture in the soil, reducing watering requirements, yet pumice will not compact or become soggy.• Pumice is inorganic, so it will not decompose or compact over time, meaning that it functions continuously and can be recycled and reused.• pH : neutral.• Does not attract or host fungi, nematodes, or insects...
Coconut Chip (20-40mm approx.)
Ex Tax: $7.00
• Coconut chip or Coir Mulch is a cube form of coconut husk produced from the outer layer of coconut which consists of fibers and sponge-like pith particles. • High Water Holding Capacity - Coco chip is a completely homogenous material composed of millions of capillary micro-sponges, which absorb and hold up to eight times its own weight in water while still maintaining excellent drainage which provides more breathing space and aeration for plant roots.• Ideal pH value of 5.7 - 6.5• High Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC) - Easily available water and nutrients assures that coco coir will hold and release water and nutrients into soil readily.• Lightweight - Holds 22% air even when fully saturated, hence reduce the weight of potted plants when used in soil mixes. • Excellent Drainage - Helps to keep the soil loose and ventilated, promote better roots growth and plant vigor.• Anti-fungicidal properties - Helps plant to get rid of soil-borne diseases, pest and fungi growth.• Great for Orchids , Bromeliads, Gerbera, Anthurium, Roses, etc• 100% Natural, renewable resource, and environmentally friendly.Size: 20-40mm (approx.)..
Pine Bark Mulch by Plantaflor
Ex Tax: $6.00
• Pine Bark is a lightweight mulching material made from shredded bark of pine tree. • The mulch improves soil aeration while retaining moisture and nutrients to feed roots and seedlings for maximum growth and yield. • It helps to suppress the growth of unwanted weeds and prevent soil erosion from heavy rain or daily watering on plants. • Suitable for all leafy veggies, fruits tree, and landscaping plants.SizesFine (approx. 7-15mm)Medium(approx. 15-25mm)Coarse(approx. 25-40mm)Gardening Tips: Use as a growing medium, simply soak in water
for one night before application would be great. For mulching or putting at the base of a pot prior to adding potting soil (repotting), no
need to soak in water...
Docto-lite Vermiculite (1-4mm approx.)
Ex Tax: $15.00
Docto-lite VermiculiteDocto-lite Vermiculite is a special mica-like mineral (Iron, Magnesium, Aluminium, Silicate) that expands 15 times its volume when heated up to 900°C. As a result of this expansion, the water holding capacity and aeration of the plant roots of the compound are strengthened. Features• Seed emergence: Docto-lite accelerates germination and enhances plant development. • Hydroponic: Docto-lite Vermiculite, a permeable, sterile and lightweight aggregate, is a medium that can be used in hydroponic cultivation.• Rooting of seedlings: It accelerates rooting by providing optimum air and water balance in the environment where it is used.• Free from disease and weed.• Vermiculite has an insulating property that balances the soil temperature.• Long-lasting inorganic material, which is clean, odorless, and capable of keeping all the nutrients the plant needs.• Prevents algae growth.• Sizes - 1 - 4 mm (Approx.)
47.1% - 4.0mm screen top
49.8% - 1.4 - 4mm sieve
3.1% - 1.4mm under sieve
Rice Hull (Rice Husk) 5L to 40L
Ex Tax: $9.00
Rice hull (husk), a by-product of milling rice (Oryza sativa)• Lightweight• pH = Neutral• For potted plants - mix 10 - 50% rice hulls (depend on plant varieties) into the potting soil to improve soil aeration and porosity.• Rice hull provides a dense source of carbon which, when decomposed in soil, increases the water-holding capacity of soil, infiltration, and many other key benefits of soil physical characteristics.• Used as mulch.• Provide effective weed control when applied on top of the soil - ½ to 1-inch...
Ex Tax: $12.00
A naturally occurring, non-toxic neutral volcanic rock. • Heated to a high temperature to produce a lightweight, micro-porous structure.• Mix with compost or soil to improve drainage and aeration, stimulates root development for vigorous growth and retains moisture. Sizes: 3-5mm (approx.)..