The Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs is absolutely easy to set up and use. It doesn’t matter if you are using standard, large or small cubes, with proper proportion, the Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs will give you one of the best yields along with a healthy root system.
Rockwool is one of the most essential tools for personal and commercial growers alike. It is one of the favorites of hydroponic system. With proper monitoring and vital nutrients, rockwool cubes can really work wonders for your plants. The Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs works good in maintaining the air and water ratio. It can hold upto 18% air and provides oxygen to the roots which prevents over watering. Another advantage of Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs is the fact that it helps in retaining the water and releasing it to the plants as and when they need them. So in case of power failure or voltage fluctuations, the plugs deliver the much needed water to your plants. The result – crisp, fresh green plants every morning which can really make your day.
For germination purposes:
Best recommended for rapid germination, the rockwool cubes can help even the toughest of seeds to grow within a minimal period. All you have to do is soak the Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs for an hour. This is the stabilization process. Make sure you use a dust mask and gloves as it can prove deterimental to your lungs if you inhale them.
Since the Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs do not come with holes, you need to make a hole to insert the seedlings. Place the plugs in the hydro tray degrees Fahrenheit. Water them every couple of days with the nutrient solution and within a week or so, you will notice small roots shooting through the bottom of the plugs.
For transplating purposes:
If you are using Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs for transplanting, make sure the soil base is big so that it will accommodate the cubes. Now fill the seedling in the plugs and place them in the soil. Make sure of two things, (a) watering the seeds and (b) the plug should not be covered under soil. In fact, the surface of the plug should stick out a level high from the ground surface so as to prevent root rotting.
Since Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs have good amount of pH consistency, make sure you adjust your nutrient solution when you are feeding your plants to prevent overdose.
For plant cuttings purposes:
If you want to grow out of plant cuttings, make sure you soak the stem the night before. After taking the stem, use a hormone powder or gel that is available for rooting purposes. Now keep the stem in the cube and make sure the end is not poking out. Place the plugs in the growing mix and water them accordingly. You can use dome or heating pad that will retain the humidity and moisture that can rapidly increase the growth. Within a couple of weeks, you will notice that the roots are appearing slowly but steadily.
The Cultilene Rockwool Round Macro Plugs has more than 2,000 plugs that are neatly arranged in a plastic case to retain its quality and durability.