Hydroponics

By: Corinne White

Hydroponics definitions and plants.

Definition: The process of growing plants in sand, gravel, or liquid with added nutrients but without soil.

System: Drip system, water culture, wick system.

Planets: Beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumber, lettuce, and onions.

Avantages and Disadvantages

Advantages: you can grow in any state or country, harvest is much easier, and you can grow year round.


Disadvantages: buying and putting together the system is not cheap, if 1 plant has disease all of the plants will get it, and micro- organisms that are water based can creep in very easy,

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