Greenhouse polythene is a specific plastic film applicable to cover a greenhouse. Thus protecting it from the outside environment. It is also known as a greenhouse polythene sheet. Aqua Hub Kenya’s greenhouse polythene cover has proven to be the top provider in the whole country. The film is also flexible and available in a variety of thicknesses.
What is a Greenhouse polythene cover?
Polyethylene plastic has numerous qualities. Thus making it effective as a greenhouse covering. Its low cost, big sheet size, simplicity of installation, and strong light transmission have all contributed to its widespread adoption, hence it is now the most often used glazing.
The primary purpose of a greenhouse cover is to isolate the interior from the outside environment. While also transmitting as much regulated light as feasible. The cover improves light transmission and plant growth. Enough light stabilizers are incorporated to increase the cover’s longevity.
Types of Greenhouse polythene
Greenhouse polythene sheets are available in two colors. Clear (sometimes known as milky white or nectarine) and yellow. The determination of the color chosen will be on the crop you want to grow.
White greenhouse cover
Are appropriate for vegetables. They are perfect for farms at high elevations or in severely cold climates. They have also somewhat greater temperatures at night than they do during the day. Furthermore, they are perfect for tomatoes, capsicums, and other crops.
Yellow greenhouse cover
These are best appropriate for high elevations and colder weather. They feature also outstanding anti-drip and anti-fog qualities. It is highly suggestible for cucumber growers as well as plants with multicolors. These are particularly flowers.
Clear greenhouse cover
They are suitable to make solar driers and propagation chambers. It is also good for Black soldiers fly greenhouses. It is highly suggestible for cucumber growers as well as plants with multicolors. These are particularly flowers.
- Stabilized ultraviolet (Uv) and infrared (I.R).
- Yellow 200 microns, Nectarine, and Clears
- 1 meter to 150 meters in length
- 7 layers of anti-drip and anti-fog protection are infused.
- Antiviral and antifungal properties
- Heat retention is excellent at low temperatures.
- Tomatoes, flowers, leafy vegetables, strawberries, and herbs all benefit from it.
Advantages Greenhouse polythene
- Durability and resistance to force.
- Lower price.
- Lifetime warranty of up to 3 to 5 years.
- The greenhouse has high light transmission and diffusion.
- Instructions for maintenance and installation.
Aqua Hub’s greenhouse polythene is UV resistant and has a high strength-to-weight ratio. They are also simple to set up. The greenhouse polythene protects the crops physically from winds, rain, insects, and other natural risks.