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Besides soil, you can grow your plants in a variety of different growing mediums, including Leca. Leca stands for Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate. Leca are little baked clay balls which soak up moisture. You can use these as a growing medium to grow your plants. You can mix them with soil, but you can also grow your plants with only Leca and no soil at all.

You can grow a large variety of plants in Leca, but not all of them. On this page, you'll find all kinds of different plants that we've grown with Leca already. For each of these plants you can read a guide about growing that plant in Leca. These guides will even tell you more about converting your plant from growing in soil to growing in Leca.

  1. Alocasia Zebrina in Leca
  2. Begonia in Leca
  3. Calathea Ornata in Leca
  4. Monstera in Leca
  5. Sanseviera in Leca

If you're looking for other plants, including those that you can't grow in Leca, you can have a look at all plants we've written about. There we'll show you everything we know about all kinds of plants, including those plants that you can only grow in soil.

1. Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

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How to grow an Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

In this ultimate guide, we'll cover everything you need to know to be able to care for your Alocasia Zebrina. Using these tips and tricks will help you to keep your Alocasia Zebrina happy and help it thrive. The Alocasia Zebrina really is a beautiful plant that makes a statement in any room.

Read more about taking care of an Alocasia Zebrina

2. Begonia in Leca

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How to grow a Begonia Maculata in Leca

In this ultimate guide, we'll cover everything you need to know to be able to care for your Begonias. Begonias look intimidating but are really quite easy to care for. Don't let it's appearance fool you and learn to help it thrive in your house.

Read more about taking care of Begonias

3. Calathea Ornata in Leca

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How to grow a Calathea in Leca

Calathea's are notoriously tough plants to keep happy. They love all the humidity you can give it and then some. However, there are a few plant tips you can use to keep even this plant happy and help it thrive in your favorite room in your house.

Read more about taking care of a Calathea

4. Monstera in Leca

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How to grow a Monstera in Leca

Monsteras are very popular houseplants and amazing plants for beginning plant owners. They're easy to care for and won't die quickly, even though it's a tropical plant. In this ultimate guide, we'll go over topics like watering needs, light requirements, fertilizer, soil, and even how to grow it in Leca.

Read more about taking care of a Monstera

5. Sanseviera in Leca

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How to grow Sansevierias in Leca

Sansevierias are very unusual looking plants, with blades instead of leaves. They're perfect plants for beginning plant owners that forget about their plants all the time. This plant will survive any light exposure you have in your house and will be a plant friend for years to come.

Read more about taking care of Sansevierias
Sanseveiras on Leca

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