Hydroponics is simply growing without soil. The roots need water, nutrients and oxygen, all of which can be provided in a more efficient way than in soil. Botanium's porous growing medium absorbs a lot of water, while also providing an aerated environment...Continue reading
Like its relatives chili peppers, potatoes and tobacco, tomatoes originates from South America. The name ”tomato” comes from the word tomatl which means ”the swelling fruit” in the Aztec language. It is a fast growing plant that thrives in hydroponic systems like Botanium.Continue reading
How do you use artificial light when growing plants? Is it really needed, and what light should you use? What about these pink "grow lights" that have become common the last years?
Rocket salad, spinach, maché. These leafy greens usually grow fast and can be used in salads, on sandwiches or eaten as they are.Continue reading
Basil – the immensely popular herb used for pesto, salads and pasta – is even considered holy in some places of the world. This is how to grow it.Continue reading