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Benefits of air-cooled lighting reflectors

Benefits of air-cooled lighting reflectors

Air-cooled lighting reflectors are effective accessories for anyone serious about growing indoors. These lighting systems are designed to remove the excess amount of heat and thereby eliminate the problems heat creates with indoor grow room lighting. Take a look at...

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How to set up a grow tent

How to set up a grow tent

As we all know, the weather in the UK is unpredictable and the winters are anything but mild! The lack of sunshine and erratic weather means growing plants outside all year round isn’t a viable option in cooler northern climates like Britain’s. This is when grow tents...

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Clay Pebbles: The Facts & Benefits

Clay Pebbles: The Facts & Benefits

Can growing plants without soil really be done? It can with the help of clay pebbles! Clay pebbles comprise of pieces of clay which have been fired in a kiln, which causes the substrate to expand. Being an organic substance, clay pebbles is a favourable substance in...

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A Beginners Guide to Hydroponics

A Beginners Guide to Hydroponics

At National Hydroponics, we love our indoor gardening. In fact, we don’t think you’ll find a more green-fingered lot than us! And, what’s just as good for us as watching a plant flourish is seeing the joy this hobby brings to others too. Yet, some people find it all...

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Hydroponics: Frequently Asked Questions

Hydroponics: Frequently Asked Questions

Here at National Hydroponics, we receive so many questions on the whats, whys, and hows of hydroponics, every single day. So, we’ve put together a short list of FAQs to help any budding botanists out there to understand the science behind it, as well as its benefits...

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Welcome to National Hydroponics

Welcome to National Hydroponics

Who are National Hydroponics? National Hydroponics has been working hard to earn the trust and respect of hydroponic plant growers and indoor gardeners across Manchester & the UK. Combining our excellent range of growing products with an in house knowledge base of...

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What is Hydroponics?

Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture, which is the growing of plants in a soil less medium, or an aquatic based environment. Hydroponic growing uses mineral nutrient solutions to feed the plants in water, without soil. For those of us who love growing plants these...

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