1. Plants need inputs to grow
2. Growing plants without soil
Week 3 - The environment has an effect on all living things
Week 4 - Chemical and Physical reactions
Week 5 - Introduction to Light
6. Energy
7. Growing Peas
8. Heat and Energy
9. Corn

What is soilless media made of?

What is soilless media made of?

Soilless media sounds like a word you might know. If you break up the word into parts, you might reveal you already know its definition.

Soilless is made of the words soil and less. The suffix less means without. So that would make soilless meaning without soil. Media sounds like something related to the TV and communication but it is the plural form of medium related to plant growth.

Soilless media are often used to grow plants in hydroponic systems like our at home laboratory.

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