From Integral Hydroponics:
The key to successful hydroponic gardening is understanding how a plant produces food and grows.
The manufacture of food for either a seedling or a cutting starts within the leaf structure of the plant. Chlorophyll, the substance that gives plants their green colour, converts carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air, water (containing nutrients), and light energy into carbohydrates and oxygen (02). This process is called Photosynthesis.
Hydroponics is the method or science in which you can supply all the essential elements to this complex system, along with natural sunlight and/or artificial lighting.
At Glandore Hydroponics, we’ve tried to take all the guess work out of the equation for you. We have a range of tent packages available that contain a majority of the items you’ll need to get started. Prices start from $1,000 for the Grow Tent – Full Auto Kit and range up to “The Producer” package which starts at $2,150. Of course, each of our tent packages can be customised to suit your needs; Need a bigger tent? No worries. Need more wattage? No problem!
Our tent packages obviously include a grow tent, typically the Seahawk mylar tent (starting at the 1m x 1m x 2m size). The package also contains the pots, fittings, mediums, nutrient tub, timers for lights and feed, thermometer/hygrometer, PH and EC meters, air and water pumps, fan, filter & ducting; basically everything you need to run 2 x 30Ltr pots with a 400W (or 600W) hps light. However, one thing that we leave up to you is plant nutrition.
There are many brands available when it comes to feeding your plants. We highly recommend imported Dutch nutrients such as House & Garden for their quality and reliability, however you may choose to use any from our range; Growth Technology, Canna, Dutch Master, ISN, General Hydroponics. If you would like more information regarding plant nutrition please call us or visit us in store.
We are currently running a House & Garden promotion, where you can receive $280 worth of House & Garden nutrients and additives for FREE with any premium tent package purchase over $1,000! More details here.