Hemp Mats are the ideal alternative to a soil-free growing medium for Microgreens. Our Hemp Mats are made from 100% sustainable plant fibers. Most microgreen seeds such as broccoli, arugula, kale, mustard, peas, wheatgrass grow very well hydroponically on mediums such as hemp mats. There are exceptions, however. Seeds such as sunflower, Swiss chard and spinach, do better on soil.
Watch our video for some pointers and how to grow your microgreens using our hemp mats.
Using hemp mats to grow microgreens has many benefits.
Benefits for Growers:
Made from natural plant fibers
Ready to plant, no pre-treatment required
Easy to use
Benefits for Plants:
Holds the optimal amount of water & air
Roots are stabilised
Sold in a Pack of 5 or 10 pieces in 25cm x 25cm size. FREE shipping within Singapore.
Just cut into your preferred size to fit your container/planter.
GROWING HEALTHY MICROGREENS:
Dampen the hemp mat so it is saturated but not waterlogged.
Seeding: Sow the seeds across the top, aiming for a ratio of roughly 10 seeds per square inch with smaller seeds and about half of that with larger ones.
Mist the seeds uniformly: Large seeds are more challenging to grow in stabilized media. Make sure the entire seed stays moist.
Microgreens germinate easily on a hemp mats with the right humidity. To achieve this humidity you can cover the seeds or you can make sure to put them in a room with the right humidity. Take the cover off as soon as you see that the seeds have germinated.
Keep the growing medium moist until harvest.
*Please follow our instructions on seed germination time for each variety of seed.
Delivery is free via private courier service for all orders above S$60. For orders below S$60, a standard delivery fee of S$5 will apply. Please allow 2-3 working days for delivery.