Can I transplant hydroponic plants?

I have an Aero Garden where you grow things hydroponically with liquid- I wanted to transplant the larger herbs into soil but it doesn't seem to work. The plant dies. Can anyone tell what I am doing wrong ? I should be able to transplant them, shouldn't I ?
  5 answers
  • Hillela G. Hillela G. on May 01, 2017
    You can do it! I think this visual aid will help you out, good luck!

  • Shoshana Shoshana on May 01, 2017
    You should be able to transplant them. I hope this video sheds some light. Good luck!!

  • Kate Kate on May 01, 2017
    I understood that the roots that form in hydroponic solutions are too delicate to do well in soil. So, it's not you! I haven't watched the videos here yet, maybe I'll learn something!

  • Cheryl Cheryl on May 01, 2017
    Thank you very much. I watched the videos plus checked out more web sites and I believe it can be done. I will try again. Thank you all for comments.

  • I had a hard time also. Learned that you are supposed to transplant each pod before the roots get all tangled. I used the little pods for my garden this time, and transplanted each one and when weather permitted transplanted them into the garden. They are all doing just great. The little pods don't have the plastic cone on them. I think it was very hard to cut the cone off the plant. Hope this helps.

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    • Cheryl Cheryl on May 02, 2017
      Thanks. I live in Canada and wanted to grow herbs during the winter and now I'll see if I can get them to take in soil.