We have moved - but just up the street to 38 Chapel Street and our new hours are

Monday 0930 to 1730
Friday 0930 to 1730
Saturday 0930 to 1230

We are available for consultation and site visits at these times- other times by appointment by email (robin@soladome.com.au)

After 35 years at 44 Chapel Street it was time for a change to a web based operation and to offer guidance based on many years of practical experience.

 

 

Are there different types of hydroponic growing?

Some different types of soilless cultivation.

Aeroponics - the roots of the plants are in an environment saturated with a mist of nutrient solution.

Water culture - The roots of the plants are submerged in a nutrient solution.

Sand culture - plant roots are grown in solid particles with a diameter less than 3mm.

Gravel culture - plant roots are grown in solid particles with a diameter greater than 3mm.

Rockwool culture - plant roots grown in rockwool or similar inorganic compounds.

NFT or nutrient film technique where the roots lie in a shallow channel and a thin film of nutrient solution flows over the roots.