Thought I would share a little discovery today on checking your water level. If you have a wooden paint stir stick you can check your water level. Take a tape measure and measure 10" from the bottom and draw a line across the stick. That 10" line is 20 gallons of water in the US reservoir. The nice thing about this method is that I know…(Show moreShow less)
This is my second growing season, and this time I am going to do the recommended water change as I am around the 80 day mark. Customer support and the guide says to use half strength for new plantings and full strength for established plantings; however, in reality my units are continuously having their plantings replaced so there is a…(Show moreShow less)
Hi cody94549, You may find the following helpful: =-= How to Completely Replace TG Nutrient Solution To replace the nutrient solution on a full grown TG that does not allow lifting or removal of the tower base from the tub, try this procedure: Turn the pump off. Reach into the tub access port and temporarily stick the pump to the tub…
Why is it not recommended to grow plants with fruit (eg tomatoes) when you are using a light system? We are in Manitoba, Canada and there is no way that our Tower Garden can go outside at this time.....it can get to -45 degrees Celsius with the wind chill here. Also, we do not get enough sunlight that I could have it by a window. We would like…(Show moreShow less)
Thanks for the information. Since we have this garden (and 2 more) in a school setting, the financial piece does become an issue. I am going to plant a few flowering plants this time around (first time) and just see how it goes. Not bad to expose my students to success and failure and to discuss what issues we may run into. Going to use this…
Indoor or outdoor tower? Indoor, IMHO grow from seed only. OR develop a quarantine system to prevent pests and disease. If you’re Tower is outdoor, you should be able to get seedlings from any local garden shop. Make sure you review this info before doing it https://towertalk.jiveon.com/docs/DOC-1042
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