Perlite has been used for ages to create potting media and enhance soil texture. It is very airy and aids drainage whilst vermiculite is high in water retentiion.
It is a very good medium for germination of seeds. and used in potting mixes for optimum drainage and aeration.
Perlite is a super light weight potting media that is clean and easy to use as well as environmentally friendly, offering many advantages allowing you to get the very best from your plants, nurturing them and helping them grow healthy .