The Root Spa is a Deep Water Culture system. This 5 gallon bucket system is very simple, yet it grows large plants efficiently. After a very short time, you will realize the advantages of this uniquely easy-to-use, inexpensive, and forgiving system! Pumping raw air into the nutrient solution, without the use of air stones, is not only cost-effective but is also highly effective at providing the maximum possible oxygenation for your nutrient solution.
- Water tight seal to guarantee no leaks.
- 8″ bucket basket to hold your choice of growing medium.
- Multi-purpose air hose delivers air from the pump to the bottom of the bucket.
- Air pump to oxygenate your water to encourage root growth.
- ½” grommet fitting.
- ½” elbow fitting.
- ¼” black tubing.
Media sold separately: You can use your choice of hydroponic media, such as clay pebbles, #4 perlite, rockwool mini cubes, coco chips, etc. Since this is a hydroponics system, soil should be avoided. Soil may contain dust, fungi, and bacteria, all of which can contaminate a hydroponics system.