Perlite is an amorphous volcanic glass that is heated up to 1000° C until it puffs up and pops! It is a lightweight and porous material that offers low water retention.
- Improves aeration and so that soil can receive better air circulation
- Improves drainage to help decrease the risk of moisture issues such as fungal disease or root rot
- Helps prevent soil compaction so that moisture can be distributed evenly throughout the soil
- Provides extra grit which helps to promote strong root development
- Add to existing soil mixes to help provide all the benefits listed above
- Use as a hydroponic substrate for plant cutting propagation
- Use in a 50/50 mix with potting soil for seed sowing
Medium: 1L bag
Large: 3L bag
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