Coarse River Sand 1.8 Kg (Granules Size 2-4mm) for Garden Plants
This is natural coarse river sand properly sorted. These sand particles will be bigger than sugar size (2 mm-4 mm). We have shown various images of these sand granules, so that plant lover may have better idea about size of these coarse river sand granules.
It also provides protection from termites. It improves overall health of plants by making stronger root development. Use of River sand for better drainage in soil is appreciated by plant lovers all over the world.
River sand is good for soil of succulents, cactus and many more plants. River sand is considered as sterilised growing media. In comparison to ordinary soil, it does not attract bugs or pest.
We may consider it a substitute of Perlite while making potting soil for Adenium, Rose and other plants. This is widely used with potting soil of most plants. But river sand cannot absorb oxygen or needful nutrients, however this can be done efficiently with use of crushed Leca, perlite or pumice stones.
Use of River sand in aquarium bed is necessary for better growth and health of fishes. This can be used for Aquarium soil also. However, use of coarse river sand for Aquarium is more helpful in maintaining clarity of your aquarium water. During scheduled servicing / cleaning of your Aquarium, coarse river sand can be easily cleaned (by removing poop and fish food etc.). That will not make your aquarium water muddy. We can observe fishes playing with the sand in aquarium just like our children.
Some interior designers use sand with water fountains as well.
Applications of river sand are beyond count and depends upon individual creativity.
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