Hydroponics is getting popular with home gardeners, so you might be wondering if you can set up your own hydroponic system. Luckily, that’s an easy question to answer- Of course you can! Before you start growing your own water culture plants at home, you need to get all your equipment together and set up your system.
There are six main types of hydroponics systems, and each has specific equipment you need to make it work. That said, there are a lot of common elements, no matter what kind of hydroponic system you’re looking at.
First, we’ll take a look at the things every hydroponic system needs. Then, we’ll look at things you only need for certain types of hydroponic system, and which systems need what equipment.