Expanded Clay Pebbles are made of 100% natural clay that is inert, pH-neutral, clean and at the same time, decorative. A great choice for orchids, clay pebbles can be used alone or in combination with coconut husk chips, bark, charcoal or other orchid media.
Expanded Clay Pebbles porous structure can provide excellent aeration around the roots while its ability to act as a water reservoir will be appreciated by your orchids when water is needed.
Decoration – With its reddish brown color and mostly round shape, clay pebbles are often used as a decorative top-layer for indoor plants and outdoor gardens. As a top layer, it will also prevent the top soil from drying out quickly.
Clay pebbles are made from 100% natural clay. They are clean, pH stable, and offer great aeration and drainage in hydroponics, especially in flood and drain, deep water culture, and drip feed systems. Due to their unique structure and ability to cover a large surface area, they offer the ideal environment to foster beneficial bacterial growth around the root zone, leading to naturally healthier plants.
Clay Pebbles can be used for:
•Aeration of growing media – ideal to mix into coco coir or soil to aid aeration
•Drainage – will hold water as well as offering great aeration properties and free draining
•Decoration – looks great as a top dressing for pots and also helps to prevent evaporation
•Hydroponics/hydroculture – used widely in hydroponic growing, they are ideal for flood and drain, deep water culture and drip feed systems
•Aquaponics – are also ideal to be used in aquaponic systems