Horticultural Perlite

Exfoliators Premium Perlite range works fantastic as a growing medium for commercial and residential soils, to grow many types of plants, cuttings, seedlings. It can also be used hydroponically (see hydroponics for further soilless growing solutions). Exfoliators Premium Perlite will enhance plant, crop and garden growth significantly with an increased yield when compared to many other growing mediums. It’s sterile, pH Neutral and will not rot or break down unlike other growing medias, making it much safer for the user as well as for your valuable plants. Your plant or shrub’s root systems (due to decreased soil density and increased aeration) juvenile as well as established plants will be able to have a much more even spread and healthier root system, which then leads to much more full and healthier plants. Due to Australia’s extreme fluctuation in weather. Exfoliators Premium Perlite will aid in insulating your plant and particularly the root systems and protecting them against the cold or extremely hot weather. Exfoliators Premium Perlite is also extremely easy to use, it is significantly lightweight compared to many of its other, much heavier alternatives and it is also much easier to dig into your potting mixes!

Commercially, Exfoliators Premium Perlite has seen much success with growers in greenhouses around Australia as well as many International customers for various types of Plants (shrubs, grasses, flowers, herbs, vegetables). Exfoliators Premium Perlite ensures that your plants have the moisture and nutrients at their root tips when required, as well as providing your plant with the aeration and drainage that they do require. Due to these various properties, commercial growing is aided from the propagation of the very first seed to the harvesting of your established crop.

Exfoliators Premium Perlite is able to create the opportunity for many other economic savings and gains;

  • reduced watering requirements (resulting in a decreased watering bill cost)
  • increased plant yield (more tomatoes per plant, more product to sell per harvest)
  • increased plant/fruit quality (much better sales value due to increased product quality)

Residentially, Exfoliators Premium Perlite can be used to increase your gardens growth and its health significantly.  Your plants’ growth will be aided significantly due to both water holding and aeration properties as well as with holding nutrients which are released as the plant requires them. The best part about Exfoliators Premium Perlite is that it is extremely lightweight. Due to its reduced weight when compared to other heavier and much denser medias, Exfoliators Premium Perlite is extremely easy to handle and spread through your potting mixes as well as top soil mixes. When choosing various grades of Exfoliators Premium Perlite, a rule of the “green thumb” is finer grades of Premium Perlite have better water retention properties compared to that of larger grades that are more effective for aerating the soil for your plants root systems, for more information about your plants requirements, contact your local gardening center or one of our specialised staff for advice about your plant or shrubs’ characteristics and its correlating Exfoliators Premium Perlite Grade.