About Dyna-Gro Foliage-Pro
Dyna-Gro is a one part nutrient solution geared towards the vegetative phase of the plant’s growth cycle. Since it is a one part nutrient solution there is not need to mix with other nutrients. Foliage-Pro is high in nitrogen, promoting excellent leafy growth. It can be used for all plants in the vegetative stage but works especially well when used to grow leafy greens like lettuce. Since leafy greens to go through the flowering or fruiting stages, Foliage-Pro is the only nutrients you will need to grow them.
How To Use Dyna-Gro Foliage-Pro
Since Dyna-Gro Foliage-Pro a 1 part nutrient solution so there’s no need for measuring or mixing of different nutrients. For recirculating hydroponic systems add 2-3 tsp per gallon of water or for non-circulating systems 1 tsp per gallon. If your growing leafy vegetables this is the only nutrients you will need. If you’re growing something that will flower/fruit, then you will eventually need to switch to Dyna-Gro “Grow” or “Bloom”.
In What Quantities Does Dyna-Gro Foliage-Pro Come In?
Dyna-Gro Foliage-Pro is sold in quantities of:
- 8 ounces
- 1 quart
- 1 gallon
- 15 gallons
- 55 gallons
Many nutrient regimens involve mixing several parts causing a larger upfront cost. With Dyna-Gro you will only need to purchase 1 part and it’s affordable, starting at about $15 for 8 ounces or $25 for a quart.
While using a 1 part nutrient solution takes away your ability to customize your nutrients, you can’t beat the simplicity and minimal investment. Don’t let the ease of use fool you, in my experience, Foliage-Pro works great for vegetative growth, especially in leafy greens and herbs. Check out different varieties of lettuce I grew in my garage flood and drain system using Foliage Pro hydroponic nutrients.