Category Archives: Hydroculture

6 Common Mistakes By Beginners To Hydroponics

As with any new hobby, when you first start hydroponic gardening you’re going to make some mistakes. It’s all a part of the learning process. When I first started hydroponic gardening I didn’t know what was important to read [...] 

5 Plants Every Hydroponic Beginner Should Grow

5 Plants Every Hydroponic Beginner Should Grow

Hydroculture gardens can give every family access to fresh produce no matter their location or income.  With immediate access to your garden, you easily incorporate healthy food into more of your meals. If growing indoors, can do it year all [...] 

5 Bibb Lettuce Varieties You Need To Grow

5 Bibb Lettuce Varieties You Need To Grow Using Hydroponics

When it’s time to get lettuce seeds, I don’t just grab any old pack off the shelf. To maximize the potential of both growth and taste, you should choose a variety that is best suited for your hydroponic system, the environment it’s [...] 

How To Build A Glass Jar Aquaponics Herb Garden

How to build a glass jar aquaponics herb garden

The biggest advantage to aquaponics is not having to purchase nutrient solution. Typically aquaponic systems are larger scale, but with the right supplies, you can build a simple single plant system to grow herbs. It’s simple to build and [...] 

9 Advantages Of Hydroponic Gardening

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Ability To GardenĀ  in Urban Areas, One Of The Greatest Advantages of Hydroponic Gardening

Over 3 billion people in the world live in cities. The need for homes, businesses, and infrastructure dominates, leaving little to no space for traditional gardens. You can pretty much put a hydroponic system anywhere. Hydroponics doesn’t require [...] 

Choosing Quality Seeds for Your Hydroponic Garden

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Often times the importance of using quality seeds are overlooked when gardening. Choosing quality seed for your garden may be one of the least expensive aspects of your hydroponic garden, but that doesn’t mean it’s not important. Many [...] 

Growing Hydroponic Vegetables

There’s something special about growing hydroponic vegetables. Everybody has seen a typical backyard garden. It’s no surprise walking out into a backyard garden to find some wonderful vegetables, but what if you saw some of those same vegetables [...] 

What Is Aquaponics?

The first hydroponic plant I grew was a tomato plant in a 5 gallon bucket. I had used an old paint bucket, a leftover air pump, and [...] 

What is Hydroponics?

Hydroponics is the process of growing plants without soil, instead using nutrient rich water. Often times a grow medium is [...]