HY-GEN® PERLITE is a natural expanded aggregate, which can be used to improve the soil profile for potted plants. It can be combined with coco to increase drainage. It can also be used as a medium for Aquaponics, Hydroponics and Gardening. It can also be used for decorating indoor and outdoor pots and gardens.
HY-GEN® PERLITE is sourced from high quality material, which is low in heavy metals and maintains a strong structure making it less likely to crush under pressure when used. The particle size and strength ensures that it meets the highest standards for Horticulture. It is prepared and processed under strict guidelines to meet high standards and quality, strength and moisture holding capability.
HY-GEN® PERLITE is pH stable and therefore does not affect or change the pH conditions around the root zone. This allows the nutrients to do the job they were intended to do. It doesn’t contain nuisance chemicals such as sodium which could otherwise adversely affect plant health.
HY-GEN® PERLITE is compatible with soluble Hydroponic specific nutrients and Aquaponic growing systems. Nutrients include such as HY-GEN® HYDRO GROWTH and BLOOM two-part formula and single part formulas. HY-GEN® PERLITE is great for the home gardener and large-scale commercial growers. It’s suitable for a broad number of crops and can be also used to helps drainage at the bottom of pots using cocopeat or soil.