Category Archives: Hydroponic

Hydroponic success & Syngonium podophyllum

I decided to pot up a few smaller containers of my Syngonium I’d been using the root my cuttings into a nicer looking, easier to look after single pot. I figured there must be some good root growth going on … Continue reading

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Passive hydroponic growing

Passive hydroponics, semi-hydroponic growing, and a number of other names refer to a method of growing in which an inert porous medium such as hydroton, PrimeAgra or even perlite and vermiculite (apparently). Water in a reservoir is then wicked through … Continue reading

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Mealybugs!

If there’s one thing I’ve learned it’s that a plant we’ve had at work longer than a week has a very high chance of having mealybugs. This means getting an orchid in, waiting for it to go out of flower … Continue reading

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