Professors Hydro Clay Balls (100% Leca) 50L

Professors Hydro Clay Balls (100% Leca) 50L

Professors Hydro Clay Balls (100% Leca) 50L

$45.00  
Clay Balls, also known as LECA (Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate), are a top-tier, dust-free growing...
Brand: Professors
Product type: Grow media - clay
SKU: 4914
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Clay Balls, also known as LECA (Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate), are a top-tier, dust-free growing medium perfect for hydroponics and other gardening applications.

These high-quality clay pebbles, often referred to as leca balls, or expanded clay, offer an ideal solution for enhancing aeration in any growing environment.

LECA is particularly well-suited for various hydroponic setups, including Deep Water Culture systems and drip irrigation systems. With their excellent drainage and aeration properties, Clay Balls ensure optimal root health and plant growth, making them a versatile and reliable choice for gardeners.

Professor’s Nutrients Hydro Clay is made from 100% natural Lightweight expanded clay aggregate (LECA). Formed into small balls, they have a uniform round shape and are 8-16mm in size, and are lightweight and porous, which increases aeration and helps to promote root growth for plants. 

  • Effective against Fungal Gnats
  • Increases Aeration
  • Provides Reliable Drainage
  • Retains Moisture
  • pH-Neutral
  • Lightweight
  • Environmentally Friendly
  • High Porosity for increased oxygenation
  • Zero Nutrient Value
  • Versatile – use on its own or blend with other substrates

Ingredients

Hydro Clay (LECA) ………………………..…….. 100%

Physical Properties:

  • Bulk density: 260-650kgs/m3
  • Cumulative porosity percentage: >36%
  • Specific surface area: 2-5 X 104cm 2/g
  • Hydrochloric acid soluble rate: <3.3%
  • Friction loss rate: <2.2%
  • Loss on ignition: <0.15%

Use Application

  • Rinse Hydro Clay pebbles to remove excess dirt and debris.
  • Fill the plant container with clay pebbles.
  • Fill the reservoir with a nutrient enriched solution following the product’s specifications.


Ideally used in Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Deep water Culture, Drip Feed System or to be added on top of soil to protect your indoor plants

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