Leca doesn’t contain any nutirents, so any nutrients your plants need, you’ll need to add into the water.
- Water retention and good drainage, The LECA is filled with tiny pores, which can hold the water. The plant can chooses when to drink, they sip on the water that has been soaked into the LECA balls. If they are really thirsty, they will start to grow towards the water at the bottom of the pot, which helps the root development.
- The LECA ball retains its shape and allows for continuous oxygen exchange, keep the plant roots healthy.
- Less risk of root rot
- Reducing the risk of getting pests
- Easy to check the growing condition of the root
The cutting put in LECA balls on 23.06.2021, and after one week, we have grown nice and strong roots.
(Photo taken on 1.Jul.2021,)