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New setup / propogation

Posted by g.firkser none (My Page) on
Mon, Nov 11, 13 at 6:23

Hey ya'll.
I'm starting up a trial hydro setup that's not going to involve any pumps. It's really just using soil replacements, along with nutrient rich water to feed the plants with. All being done using a vermiculite/perlite medium. I'll take some photos of what I'm going to do and hopefully get back some suggestions form everyone here.

Question in the mean time:
Can I simply sprinkle seeds (baby carrots to be exact) over my container which only contains vermiculite/perlite? I was thinking of mixing in some coco coir to help make the medium more stable, but will this still work in theory for propagation?

thanks,

Gavin


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RE: New setup / propogation

It sounds like wick hydroponics. And I think the carrot seeds should start fine that way, as long as the moisture reaches them.


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