Cultilene rockwool cubes make a quality substrate for the plants. It is the most preferred propagation substrate. Small plants and seedlings are grown in rockwool cubes. The soft but firm material supports the plants like soil and offers solidarity even during transplanting. It makes a comfortable lace for the plants to stay and grow. The Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes comes in the medium sized category that suits the herbs and plants that are slightly bigger than the small plants. The quality of the Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes is uncompromised and the grower can rest assured that his plants are safer to grow than in any other substrate.
The most important quality of the Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes is that it is well aerated and allows enough breathing space for the roots. There is space between the fibers with which the rockwool is made to allow the roots to grow through. The Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes allows firmness and at the same time provide ease for the tender roots to penetrate.
The water holding capacity of the Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes is great so that the substrate is well watered but does not stay water logged. The drainage also is of good grade and excess water is easily drained out. The rockwool fiber can get wet but that wetness will not damage the plants in any way.
Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes is a better option than clay rocks or coconut husk. Coconut husk can clog water and the clay rocks get dried easily. The Cultilene rockwool cubes stays in the middle of these two options and is ideal for indoor hydroponics units.
Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes can be used as single substrate for individual plants as well as be supportive to smaller cubes while transplanting. It can also host pre teen clones on them before they are to be transferred to the flowering chamber.
Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes need treatment before their using. It has to be soaked in the nutrient solution overnight to absorb the nutrients and also for adjusting the pH of the substrate. Optimum pH is important for the nutrient absorption by the plants.
Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes come as a pack of 48 cubes in a box. The pricing is done for the box and not for the individual cubes. The 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes are more suited for transplanting and plant cuttings, in the earlier stages. For the herbs it can serve as the single host throughout their life.
The most positive significance of the Cultilene 6” x 6” x 6” rockwool cubes is that it is reusable. After a harvest or transplantation the cubes can be thoroughly washed and used for another set of planting for different kinds of plants.