Cultilene is a major name in the Rockwool products industry with its high functioning Rockwool cubes which is very useful in the indoor hydroponics gardening scenario. Cultilene is preferred by some of the largest industrial propagators through the quality of their products. The 4 X 4 X 4 Cultilene blocks is one among their many products which has made a mark in the indoor growing industry with its durability and the quality in its working. Rockwool has been long known as one of the most popular medium of growing plants. It was previously known as ‘Mineral Insulation’ as it was first used for insulation purposes. Rockwool is manufactured by melting a combination of rock and sand. The mixture is then spun to make it into a fiber which can easily be then molded into a variety of shapes. The process can be compared to the making of cotton candy. 4 X 4 X 4 Cultilene Rockwool blocks are available in a variety of shapes and Cultilene provides almost all the shapes and sizes that are necessary for all kinds of buyers in the market.
Some of the advantages of 4 X 4 X 4 Cultilene Rockwool blocks are:
Water retention: The main advantage of Rockwool cubes are that the cubes retain water which is very essential when it comes to growing of plants as the plants need to be kept hydrated. In a hydroponic system the water is the medium through which the nutrients are transferred into the plants and if the plants are not hydrated it will be difficult for the plants to get the right nutrition that helps in the growth of the plants.
Air: Rockwool cubes also helps in the retaining of the air which comes to an approximate of 18 percent at all times. This helps the roots in easy and essential reach to oxygen which again aids in the healthy growth of the plants.
Varieties in shapes: The manufacturing and the components in Rockwool makes it flexible and be made in a varieties of shapes and sizes. It not only comes in cubes but also slabs which are rectangular in shape and is used for many other purposes.
Convenience aspect: The Rockwool cubes do not lose its shape when it gets soaked in water and this feature helps in the easy and convenient maintenance of the cubes in the system. The whole cubes comes in plastic covering which makes it perfect for the easy and smooth handling when it comes to maintenance.
Cultilene produces some of the best Rockwool cubes in the industry which is also designed in a manner which is user friendly and economic in its pricing. 4 X 4 X 4 Cultilene Rockwool blocks are perfect for small or medium sized grow boxes. This particular line of the Rockwool cubes are perfect for plants which are small and medium and not for plants which can grow into large size. Rockwool cubes are perfect for hydroponic systems as the medium used would be water and the plants can easily catch into the cubes with ease and this feature helps in the easy delivery of the nutrients to the system of the plants.