An indoor aquaponic garden of small or larger scale is the ideal gardening system for people who wish to engage in “farming” without the hassle and bustle of the traditional gardening methods that require large plots of land and are labour intensive.
Creating a garden at home is quite a pleasure and joy for some people who benefit in more than one ways.
It is not uncommon for people to fulfil their hobby by having planters and flower pot arrays. For people who love horticulture, these can be quite a substantial number with a variety of flowering plants. Sometimes, it is not possible if they live in apartments with no balcony or houses with a tiny patch of land. Ultimately, they end up using a large bit of space, leaving even less for the person or family to make use of for living in and enjoying.
It is not a bad idea to spread these plants out in that space, but then it is not all plants that are indoor plants. The answer to this is an indoor aquaponic garden. These are best built with a fair-sized aquarium, best in a long format on a stand, and a planter or series of planters above that placed in line also on a stand. Naturally, the whole system is best placed by a large sunny window, or close to a glass sliding door. The beauty of such a system is that it can also be a home to several species of herbs.
Because aquaponic systems are prolific growers of plants due to the fish waste in the aquariums water that is fed to them, your Indoor aquaponic garden will have an exceptionally strong growth. Add to this the pleasure of watching ever-inquisitive fish in the aquarium and you get real serenity.
How big can you make your indoor aquaponic garden?
How much can you afford and more importantly how much can the structure holding all that take in terms of mass?
The size of an Indoor aquaponic garden is only an issue when there are limited funds and space and mass the floor can hold, it is entirely up to you.
The reality of it is that Indoor aquaponic gardens have been cultivated successfully and with the right guidance effort and system you can do it too.
The only things that are left are your choice to try it or not.