What is hydroponics?

Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. Terrestrial plants may be grown with their roots in the mineral nutrient solution only or in an inert medium, such as perlite or gravel.

 

LIGHT

The most important part of any “farm”.The size and strength of your light will determine how large your “farm” can be

 

GARDEN AND GROWING MEDIA

The next part of your indoor “farm” is what the plants will be grown in. You will need to decide what type of growing media you will use and what type of “farm”

 

WATER AND NUTRIENTS

The last thing you will need to do is provide the water and nutrients (fertilizer) for your plants. Just water your plants and watch them grow!

 

hydroponics infographic