Leca (Beauty Flower)

$9.50 incl. GST
Packing Size
In Stock
Description

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Leca stands for Lightweight expanded clay aggregate.
  • In layman's terms, this means that you have baked clay balls that can soak up a little water and they expand when they're soaking up the water.
  • The water that's soaked up in the clay balls can be used to water plants.
  • However, unlike soil, Leca is just a collection of clay balls and doesn't contain any nutrients.
  • All they do is soak up a little water and expand accordingly. Any nutrients your plants need, you need to add into the water.

Benefits

  • It's easier to properly water your plants.
  • The risks of getting pests are reduced.

Application

  • You can create a raised bottom and raise your plants' roots from the bottom of the pot.
  • You can add your water until it's just under the roots of the plants.
  • Your plants will now be able to choose for themselves how much water they want.
  • Because they're not sitting in water at all times, like often the case when using soil, they can sip on the water that has been soaked into the clay balls.
  • If your plants are really thirsty, they will start to grow towards the water that's in the bottom of the pot and drink directly from that.
Product Details
1901
You May Also Like...

Menu

Settings

Create a free account to use wishlists.

Sign in