CANNA Aqua Clay Pebbles, also known as Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate (LECA), are expertly crafted baked clay pellets designed to serve as an optimal substrate for seasoned growers. LECA, a common term used in horticulture, signifies the lightweight and expanded nature of these clay pellets.
Specialised Manufacturing: CANNA Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) are manufactured from carefully selected clay varieties with a low soluble salt content. This unique composition makes them particularly well-suited for closed hydroponic cultivation systems.
Advantages for Robust Plant Growth:
- High Porosity and Air Content: Stimulates the development of strong roots, ensuring a firm grip on the substrate and ultimately leading to larger yields.
- Inorganic and pH Neutral: Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) are inorganic and maintain a neutral pH value, creating an environment conducive to plant health.
- Fungus-Free and Rot-Resistant: Ensures a clean and disease-free growth medium.
Optimum Growth and Flowering: CANNA Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) form the foundation for achieving optimum growth and flowering. For maximum yields, it is recommended to use them in combination with CANNA Aqua Vega and Aqua Flores nutrients.
Why LECA? The term LECA (Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate) is commonly used in horticulture to highlight the lightweight nature and expanded structure of these clay pellets. LECA provides a versatile and efficient medium for plant growth, contributing to improved aeration and nutrient absorption.
Directions for Use:
Suitable for Closed Hydroponic Systems: CANNA Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) are suitable for use in all closed hydroponic systems.
Rinsing Instructions: Before use, rinse the Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) in water to remove loose particles, preventing potential blockages in the irrigation system.
Enhancing Potting Mix Drainage: To improve drainage in the potting mix, place a 4 cm deep layer of Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) at the base of the pot before adding the compost.
Environmental Note: The plastic bag packaging is recyclable.
CANNA Aqua Clay Pebbles (LECA) provide a reliable and effective solution for growers seeking enhanced control and superior results in their cultivation endeavours.