Coarse Silica Sand | Enhance Soil Mix & Decoration | For Thriving Desert Plants – Cactus, Succulents, Adeniums, Bonsai
PRODUCT OVERVIEW OF Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
Transform your gardening and aquascaping projects with Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand. This premium horticultural-grade sand is meticulously selected and washed to provide the perfect medium for a wide range of plants, including cactus, succulents, adeniums, and bonsai. With a grain size of 2-6 mm, this silica sand ensures optimal moisture retention, excellent drainage, and improved root aeration, giving your plants the ideal growing conditions they need to thrive. Additionally, this versatile sand can be used as a decorative element in terrariums, dish gardens, and aquariums, adding a touch of elegance to your plant displays.
APPLICATION OF Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
- Perfect for Cactus and Succulents: Create an environment that mimics the natural habitat of your desert-loving plants. Shehri Kisaan® Coarse Silica Sand provides the ideal medium, preventing overwatering, and promoting healthy root development.
- Essential for Bonsai and Adeniums: Bonsai and adenium enthusiasts will appreciate the benefits of our horticultural-grade silica sand. Its coarse texture helps maintain warmth around the roots, facilitating the rooting process and enhancing overall growth.
- Enhance Terrariums and Dish Gardens: Add a captivating touch to your terrariums and dish gardens. Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand serves as an attractive top layer, creating stunning landscapes and providing a visual contrast to your plant collection.
- Aquarium Substrate Media: Give your aquarium a natural and beautiful appearance. Use Shehri Kisaan® Coarse Silica Sand as a bottom layer substrate, providing a healthy environment for aquatic plants while promoting a balanced pH level for your fish.
BENEFITS OF Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
- Superior Drainage and Moisture Retention: The coarse grain size and horticultural-grade quality of our silica sand ensure excellent drainage, preventing waterlogging and root rot. At the same time, it retains the right amount of moisture, keeping your plants healthy and thriving.
- Enhanced Root Aeration: The porous nature of our silica sand promotes better airflow to the plant roots, facilitating the exchange of gases and preventing suffocation. This results in stronger, more vigorous growth and a reduced risk of fungal diseases.
- Easy to Use and Clean: Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand is user-friendly and comes ready to use. Its cleanliness and washability make it convenient for immediate application. Washing the sand before use is recommended to remove any fine particles.
- Versatile Applications: Our silica sand is not only ideal for plant care but also serves multiple purposes. It can be used for pet habitat decoration, indoor and outdoor landscaping, aquarium ornamentation, home decor, dried flower cuttings, garden walkways, and more.
PACKAGING OF Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand is carefully packaged in convenient bags, ensuring its quality and freshness. Available in various sizes, our packaging options allow you to choose the right quantity for your specific gardening needs. The bags are durable and designed to protect the sand during transportation, so you can trust that your product will arrive intact and ready to use.
Available Weight Variations for Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
At Shehri Kisaan®, we offer a range of weight options to meet your specific needs. Our White Coarse Silica Sand is available in the following weight variations:
- Convenient Pouches:
- 250g, 450g, 950g, and 1900g: These weight options come packed in heavy-duty LD pouches, ensuring durability and brand authenticity.
- Bulk Packaging:
- 5kg, 10kg, 20kg, and 25kg: These larger weight options are packed in 5kg heavy-duty polypacks. For example, a 10kg bag contains 2 units of 5kg polypacks, which are then securely packed in a larger gunny bag. The same principle applies to 20kg and 25kg variations, where multiples of 5kg polypacks are used. We ensure proper packaging to maintain the quality and integrity of the product.
- Customized Packing:
- For garden stores and nurseries, we offer customized packing options based on your specific requirements. Whether you need branded zip lock pouches or non-branded packaging for self-branding purposes, we can accommodate your needs. To discuss customized packing, please reach out to us. Please note that a minimum order quantity of 20 units is required for each pack size.
We strive to provide flexibility in our packaging options, ensuring that you have the right quantity of Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand for your gardening projects. Feel free to contact us for any further assistance or customized packing requests.
FAQs Frequently Asked Questions related to Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand
Q1. Can silica sand be used for plants?
Ans. Yes, silica sand is commonly used as a growing medium for plants. Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand is specifically designed for horticultural use, providing excellent drainage and moisture retention for various plant species.
Q2. What is the cost of a silica sand plant?
Ans. The cost of a silica sand plant can vary depending on the quantity and packaging size you choose. Please refer to our product listings for the most up-to-date pricing information.
Q3. Is silica good for all plants?
Ans. Silica is beneficial for many plants, particularly those that prefer well-draining soil. However, it is always recommended to research the specific needs of your plants before adding any amendments or growing mediums.
Q4. Which sand is good for plants?
Ans. Coarse silica sand, such as Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand, is an excellent choice for plants that require well-draining soil. Additionally, natural river sand can also be suitable for certain plant species.
Q5. Can I use sand instead of cocopeat?
Ans. While sand can provide good drainage, it lacks the nutrient-retaining properties of cocopeat. It is generally recommended to use a mix of growing mediums, including cocopeat, compost, and sand, to ensure optimal plant health.
Q6. What soil helps plants grow fastest?
Ans. A well-balanced soil mix that provides adequate drainage and retains moisture is ideal for promoting fast plant growth. Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand, when incorporated into your soil mix, can help achieve these conditions and support healthy plant development.
Q7. What is the best sand for potted plants?
Ans. Coarse silica sand, like Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand, is considered one of the best sands for potted plants. Its larger particle size facilitates drainage and prevents compaction, promoting healthy root growth.
Q8. Can I reuse Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand?
Ans. Yes, Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand can be reused. Simply wash the sand thoroughly before reuse to remove any debris or plant matter and ensure its cleanliness.
Q9. How often should I water plants grown in silica sand?
Ans. The watering frequency for plants grown in silica sand will depend on various factors such as the plant species, environmental conditions, and pot size. It is important to monitor the moisture levels of the soil and water accordingly, allowing the sand to drain excess water effectively.
Q10. Is Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand safe for aquarium use?
Ans. Yes, Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand is safe for use in aquariums. It is specifically designed as an aquarium substrate media, providing a natural and visually appealing environment for aquatic plants and fish.
Q11. How do I clean Shehri Kisaan® White Coarse Silica Sand for aquarium use?
Ans. To clean the silica sand for aquarium use, thoroughly rinse it with water multiple times, ensuring the removal of any fine particles or impurities. After rinsing, drain the sand and allow it to dry before adding it to your aquarium. A 24-48 hour filtration process will further remove any excess dirt that may remain.