Dr. Soil Expanded Clay, 1L

£10.99

The component for custom mixes.

It can also be used as such in hydroponic cultures or for decorative purposes.

Intended for: all indoor and outdoor plants, orchids and epiphytic plants, aerial plants.

Expanded clay is a popular choice for supplementing the hydration level of any type of potted plant and capturing nutrients from fertilization. In addition, expanded clay balls are used to supplement the amount of air at the level of the roots and stimulate optimal nutrition.

Expanded clay in the form of balls is very light in density, has no impurities, does not catch mold and does not pollute the environment. The material is non-toxic, non-combustible and does not degrade over time through the action of atmospheric factors.

How to use Expanded Clay?

1. In the case of indoor or outdoor plants in pots or planters: the balls of expanded clay are incorporated into the soil in the pots, so that the mixture becomes an aerated matter, in which the roots of the plant can breathe. Water as needed.

2. In the case of orchids and other epiphytic plants: expanded clay balls are used as such in pots specific to orchids; there is no need to incorporate it with other organic elements. Water as needed.

3. In the case of decorative plants, indoor or outdoor: spread a layer of 1-2 cm on the surface of the pot. It can also be used in arrangements with aerial plants.

Storage conditions:

Keep the bag in a dry place in the original packaging.
Keep out of reach of children.
Do not store in direct sunlight.
Validity period: unlimited

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Natural Substrate for your plants

Dr. Soil’s stands for a good and nourishing growing medium, that recreates, as much as possible, the natural development environment. This is why we created formulas based on only natural ingredients packed in specific quantities bags for most of your favorite plants. Our formulas provide great ventilation of the roots and a great gas exchange with the atmosphere, delaying the decomposition process. Each substrate recipe contains a good amount of biohumus, full of microorganisms that naturally fertilizes and nourish the entire plant structure, from the root microcapillaries till the tip of the smallest leaf. Once the plant is potted in a Dr. Soil’s Substrate, the entire vegetal structure gets natural immunity and better strength when dwelling with diseases or parasites, keeping the plant revitalized, glowing and good looking. Moreover, it is a very good neutralizer of soil pH. How is vegetable compost used?

1. In the case of indoor or outdoor plants in pots or planters: the compost is incorporated into the soil in the pots, so that the mixture becomes a fluffy, aerated material, in which the roots of the plant can breathe. Water as needed.

2. In the case of seeds, seedlings or young plants: prepare a mixture of 2 parts soil and one part compost and spread it in pots or alveolar trays. Water as needed.

3. In case of use in the garden: the compost is incorporated superficially with the existing soil in the garden. Planting continues normally. If necessary, add another layer of substrate. Fertilization is not necessary for a period of 6 months. After planting, water as usual after 7 days.

The component for custom mixes. It can also be used as such in hydroponic cultures or for decorative purposes. Intended for: all indoor and outdoor plants, orchids and epiphytic plants, aerial plants. Expanded clay is a popular choice for supplementing the hydration level of any type of potted plant and capturing nutrients from fertilization. In addition, expanded clay balls are used to supplement the amount of air at the level of the roots and stimulate optimal nutrition. Expanded clay in the form of balls is very light in density, has no impurities, does not catch mold and does not pollute the environment. The material is non-toxic, non-combustible and does not degrade over time through the action of atmospheric factors. How to use Expanded Clay? 1. In the case of indoor or outdoor plants in pots or planters: the balls of expanded clay are incorporated into the soil in the pots, so that the mixture becomes an aerated matter, in which the roots of the plant can breathe. Water as needed. 2. In the case of orchids and other epiphytic plants: expanded clay balls are used as such in pots specific to orchids; there is no need to incorporate it with other organic elements. Water as needed. 3. In the case of decorative plants, indoor or outdoor: spread a layer of 1-2 cm on the surface of the pot. It can also be used in arrangements with aerial plants. Storage conditions: Keep the bag in a dry place in the original packaging. Keep out of reach of children. Do not store in direct sunlight. Validity period: unlimited
The component for custom mixes. It can also be used as such in hydroponic cultures or for decorative purposes. Intended for: all indoor and outdoor plants, orchids and epiphytic plants, aerial plants. Expanded clay is a popular choice for supplementing the hydration level of any type of potted plant and capturing nutrients from fertilization. In addition, expanded clay balls are used to supplement the amount of air at the level of the roots and stimulate optimal nutrition. Expanded clay in the form of balls is very light in density, has no impurities, does not catch mold and does not pollute the environment. The material is non-toxic, non-combustible and does not degrade over time through the action of atmospheric factors. How to use Expanded Clay? 1. In the case of indoor or outdoor plants in pots or planters: the balls of expanded clay are incorporated into the soil in the pots, so that the mixture becomes an aerated matter, in which the roots of the plant can breathe. Water as needed. 2. In the case of orchids and other epiphytic plants: expanded clay balls are used as such in pots specific to orchids; there is no need to incorporate it with other organic elements. Water as needed. 3. In the case of decorative plants, indoor or outdoor: spread a layer of 1-2 cm on the surface of the pot. It can also be used in arrangements with aerial plants. Storage conditions: Keep the bag in a dry place in the original packaging. Keep out of reach of children. Do not store in direct sunlight. Validity period: unlimited

Place the plant in the new pot, cover the roots with the substrate and press gently and evenly around the plant. Water the plant slowly and moderately. After planting: water as usual after 7 days. If necessary, add a layer of substrate. Fertilization is not necessary for a period of 6 months. Storage conditions: keep the bag in a dry place in the original packaging. Keep out of reach of children. Do not store in direct sunlight. Validity period: unlimited

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