Perlite is inert , sterile and safe-to-handle volcanic mineral. Expanded perlite is full of tiny air bubbles, and its dimpled surface area helps to trap moisture.ensures 100 % germination of seeds and root cuttings with very little watering.
Mixing perlite into soil, whether it's in garden or for container plants, helps aerate the soil. It protects against extreme climate fluctuations, over-watering and makes moisture readily available to plants.
Improves structure and texture of clayey and silt soils and prevents soil compaction and surface crusting.it is mainly used for making soil - less hydroponic medium for plant growth.
It is ideal for green roofs/terrace gardening, tissue culture, hydroponics, container growing, floriculture, home and interior gardens, nursery stocks, interiorscapes, ornamental plants, horticulture, vegetables, shrubs, fruit trees, cactus, xerophytes, bonsai suitable , seed starting, root cuttings, storing flower bulbs and tubers, potting mixes, soil-less growing mixes, landscaping, turfing industry, lawns, golf courses, etc.