ihort is the premier innovator and supplier of propagation media that promotes healthier root development.

Developed by a grower… for growers!

We work closely with growers and specialize in custom programs, including hydroponic systems, living wall, and green roof technologies.






Q Plug®

Q Plug® is the key to maintaining a clean growing environment.

Excel Plug®

Soft plug for cuttings and seeding.

Retail Kits

Everything you need for successful planting starts in one easy kit!


Unique product offerings to complement your current system!

Product Pictures by Crop

An assortment of crop pictures for your review, many of them from satisfied customers, along with some guidelines for recommended tray sizes.

Recent Posts

Unlocking Growth: Comparing the Advantages of Stabilized Growing Media to Loose-Filled Trays

There are plenty of options when it comes to what growing media you use for plant propagation. However, choosing the best for your setup is not a decision to take lightly.

Harvesting Sustainability: The Multifaceted Benefits of Closed-Loop Agriculture

Closed-loop agriculture, also known as closed-loop farming or sometimes circular agriculture, is an approach to food production that optimizes resources and minimizes waste.

Rooting for Success: Unveiling the Crucial Role of a Strong Foundation in Plant Growth

In the sophisticated world of plants, the importance of a strong, healthy root system cannot be overstated.