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How to grow a Calathea in Leca

How to grow a Calathea in Leca

Calatheas are notoriously tough plants to keep alive, because they require a lot of humidity, a level that's quite difficult to achieve if you live in a colder climate. But there is some light at the end of the tunnel: Leca.

Posted on: September 19th, 2020
How to water a plant in Leca

How to water a plant in Leca

Watering a plant in Leca is a little different than watering a plant in soil. In this short guide, we'll go over how you can properly water your plants in Leca and make sure they get the fertilizer and moisture they need to thrive.

Posted on: September 12th, 2020
How to clean your pots for use with Leca

How to clean your pots for use with Leca

When you're planting your plants in Leca, you'll need to clean your pots thoroughly. Cleaning your pots help you to avoid problems down the line. In this short guide, we're going to look at how to best clean your pots for use with Leca.

Posted on: September 5th, 2020
How to prepare Leca for first use

How to prepare Leca for first use

Cleaning Leca before you're using it for the first time is very important to keep your plants healthy. In this short guide, we're going over how you can do this and make your Leca ready to be used with your plants

Posted on: August 29th, 2020
How to grow a Monstera in Leca

How to grow a Monstera in Leca

In this guide, we'll go over the process of converting a Monstera Deliciosa planted in soil to planting it in Leca. This process is very similar for any Monstera, so if you don't have a Monstera Deliciosa you can still follow along with the steps.

Posted on: July 19th, 2020
The pros and cons of using Leca to grow your plants

The pros and cons of using Leca to grow your plants

Leca is an alternative way to grow your plants, not using any soil. It's a growing medium that's getting more attention recently and it this guide we go over the pros and cons of using Leca for your plants.

Posted on: June 20th, 2020
How to grow Sansevierias in Leca

How to grow Sansevierias in Leca

In this guide, we show you step by step how to prepare your pots, your plant, and your Leca. Then we'll show you how to plant it in Leca and how to water your plant from now on.

Posted on: June 14th, 2020
How to grow an Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

How to grow an Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

Leca is a great way to properly water your plants, prevent pests, and fertilizing your plants consistently. In this guide, we go over the steps you have to take to properly take care of the Alocasia Zebrina when it's planted in Leca.

Posted on: May 10th, 2020
How to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina

How to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina

Propagation is the easiest way to get more plants for free! In this guide, we'll go over a few steps you can take to to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina and to make it grow from a bulb to a fully-grown plant with a beautiful stem and big green leaf.

Posted on: May 3rd, 2020
What is Leca and why is it useful for plants?

What is Leca and why is it useful for plants?

Leca stands for Lightweight expanded clay aggregate. In this post, we'll go over why it is useful for growing your plants and what benefits it can offer you and your plants.

Posted on: April 13th, 2020
Sanseveiras on Leca

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