Hydroponics

By: Brennan McCorkle

Hydroponics

the process of growing plants in sand, gravel, or liquid

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/hydroponics

3 Types if hydroponic systems

Wick System: No moving parts.

Water Culture: Most simple system.

Drip Systems: The operation is simple, most used.

http://www.simplyhydro.com/system.htm

Plants that can be grown with hydroponics.

Basil

Coriander

Dill

Lavender

Mint

Oregano

Advantages to using hydroponics

You can use other nutrients without wasting water.

You don't just have to use water.

Indoor plant's release oxygen into the air.

http://www.accuweather.com/en/home-garden-articles/gardening/the-five-advantages-of-hydropo/50379

Disadvantages

It isn't cheap to make a hydroponic system.

Constant supervision is required.

If disease appears, the container will be infected.

http://dyna-gro-blog.com/hydroponics-advantages-and-disadvantages/

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