Most of the pots with the lava rock also have coarse river sand mixed in to the media.
The river sand helps wick up water to the roots, but even with the sand, this media recipe still dries out fairly fast, and seems to work better with larger plants whose rosettes cover most of the pot's surface.
KP, what are you currently using as your default mexi-ping media mix?
dvg: Sarra's safe inside
Mar 31, 2019 20:40:58 GMT -5
bonfield: I've decided to finally reveal my best-kept secret for growing healthy Neps: Just spit on them every few days, the enzymes in saliva help them to better absorb the fertilizer I spray them with!
Apr 1, 2019 14:24:31 GMT -5
dvg: Salivating up your drools?
Apr 1, 2019 16:30:07 GMT -5
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Apr 1, 2019 16:30:45 GMT -5