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Growstone anyone?

Posted by JerryVentura (My Page) on
Sun, May 4, 14 at 19:05

Anyone try using the smaller size Growstone with there gritty mix or 5-1-1? I'm thinking of trying it in place of the Turface so there won't be as much waste.

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RE: Growstone anyone?


Just took a quick look at this on their website. Interesting, recycled glass.

I like the fact that a company is recycling waste materials and turning them into something useful. Of course it probably takes a lot of energy to turn glass into Growstone, but that's another discussion entirely.

I would be tempted to try a bag as an experiment, however the cost of $20 or more for a very small bag would make the cost prohibitive compared to products like NAPA Floor Dry or Turface.

Still it's a nice idea that waste materials can be made into something useful like this.

Thanks for sharing.


RE: Growstone anyone?

One of my local hydroponics stores has the smaller sized Soil Aerator 1cu bag for $15.35, I didn't think that was so bad for less waste.

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