Hemp microgreen mats refer to a type of hydroponic growing system that uses mats made of hemp fibers as the growing medium for microgreens. Microgreens are young seedlings of various plants, such as herbs, vegetables, or grains, that are harvested for their delicate flavors, high nutrient content, and attractive appearance.
In this type of system, the hemp mat serves as a base for the seeds to germinate and grow. The hemp fibers in the mat are naturally absorbent and help to retain moisture, which is important for the growth of microgreens. The mats can be placed in a tray or container, and the seeds are scattered over the surface. The seeds are then watered and covered with a clear lid or plastic wrap to create a warm and humid environment, which is ideal for germination.
Once the seeds have germinated, they are exposed to light and grow into microgreens over the course of several days. The hemp mat provides a solid base for the seedlings to develop roots, and the natural fibers of the hemp help to prevent the seedlings from becoming waterlogged.
Hemp microgreen mats are a sustainable and eco-friendly alternative to other hydroponic growing media, such as peat moss or coconut coir. They are also reusable and can be easily cleaned and sterilized after each use, making them a convenient option for growers.
Overall, hemp microgreen mats provide a convenient and efficient way to grow high-quality microgreens with a minimal impact on the environment.
The Microgreen mats evolutionary growth cycle, natural and organic, from day 0 to day 14.