Category - Expert Tips

How to Grow with a Load of Brix

You may not know it, but every grower should be trying to grow their plants with a high level of Brix! However, it tends to be something that not many growers concern themselves about. In this article we’re going to investigate what Brix is, and how it can make a big difference to the size ...

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How to Get the Most From Your Euro Reflector

Bend it, Shape it, Any way you want it! The humble Euro Reflector, also known as the “barn-type” reflector is an old stalwart of growing equipment. This is due in no small way to its price. When a reflector can be had for less than £20.00, you can bet its going to be the go-to ...

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Mammoth P – The First Ever Microbial Bloom Booster!

Get 16% more yield – with microbes! The popularity of using microbes in growing has been exploding recently as cultivators are increasingly turning to microbial technologies to enhance plant health, quality and yield. More and more, growers have been realising the advantages of inoculating their root zones with beneficial bacteria and fungi in their soil, ...

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Ecothrive Biosys and the secret life of Mycorrhizal Fungi

Gareth from Ecothrive talks to us about how the Mycorrhizal Fungi in Biosys work in your grow medium Most organic growers will have heard of mycorrhizal fungi. They work unseen in the root zone, attaching themselves to the roots in a sort of partnership relationship where the fungi pass water and nutrients to the roots ...

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FLIRmask vs other Reflective Sheeting Shoot-out – Which is best?

FLIRmask – Is this the greatest reflective grow-room sheeting ever? Grow lights cost money to run. That might seem like an obvious statement, but the implication of that is that (most growers) will want to make the most effective use of the money they spend on electricity as possible. To make a garden as efficient as ...

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Grow Lights – Intro Part 1: All About Light For Growing

What Is the Best Light for Growing? It was not so long ago now (5-10 years) that it was accepted wisdom that the most cost-effective grow lights were fluorescent for small vegging plants – Metal Halide (MH) for medium-sized vegging plants and High Pressure Sodium (HPS) grow lights for larger plants in flowering/fruiting. Since then, ...

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Evoponics Elixir Steroids – Add Brassinosteroids to your Grow

Evoponics brings Brassinosteroids to Hydroponics Growers Evoponic Elixir Steroids Brassinosteroids are a group of plant hormones that were first looked into about 40 years ago. About 70 or so Brassinosteroids have been discovered. The most common of these is one called Brassinolide. Brassinosteroids are one of the 6 types of hormones that are produced naturally ...

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New just in – The Advanced Floriculture Bloom “Yellow Bottle” Nutrient Range!

Great things come in custard yellow bottles… At One Stop Grow Shop we have always prided ourselves on stocking a very wide choice of the best plant nutrients. However, we’re very picky about what we stock and only the very best (tried and proven) brands actually make it onto our shelves. That’s why we are proud ...

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Preparing your grow for the warmer weather

Summer is a-coming! Indoor growing can be a very absorbing hobby. However, it does come with it’s own fair share of obstacles that a grower will have to overcome in order to have a successful crop. One of the big ones is: how to to keep a grow going successfully during hot weather? Most people ...

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Triacontanol – A huge move forward for plant growth

What is Triacontanol? Almost all nutrient manufacturers include a booster or stimulator of one sort or another among their bottle line-up. They often contain humic acid, fulvic acid, sugars (carbohydrates), amino acids (peptides) and sometimes ingredients of vegetation origin such as extract of sea kelp (ascophylum nodosum). They all work to some degree, and are ...

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