Leca is an acronym and it stands for: Lightweight expanded clay aggregate. Leca is a growing medium, like soil, in which you can grow your plants. Leca is a collection of baked clay balls that expand when you soak them in water.
How to use
- Clay balls are a good potting medium and can be used along with soil, best for top dressing.
- Just mix in Potting Mix and it will show its benefits.
- Use it as a potting medium for growing especially cactus and succulent plants among others
- Clay balls are also used to fill the pot base to increase water drainage. Clay balls can also be used to fill the base of self-watering pots.
The clay retains the water and releases it for the plant’s use a little at a time. The clay balls prevent the plants from completely drying out but still provide proper drainage, which means less watering—perfect for those who forget to water or are on vacation.
What is Leca Clay Balls made of?
Leca Clay Balls are made by heating clay to around 1,200 °C (2,190 °F) in a rotary kiln. The yielding gases expand the clay by thousands of small bubbles forming during heating producing a honeycomb structure.
How to buy Leca Clay Balls online?
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