{"id":6238542853,"title":"Coconut Coir Fiber (2) Bricks 2.8 lbs. 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Coconut Coir significantly reduces root diseases. There are no weeds, seeds, or pathogens in Coconut Coir Fiber.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber Will Always Make A Top Grade Potting Soil Mix\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWhy?  Because Coconut Coir Fiber has a high lignin (greater than 70%) and it's cellulose content will prevent shrinkage and oxidation. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber has organic compounds unavailable in other hydroponic mediums. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWith Coconut Coir Fiber you do not seed sphagnum, and Coconut Coir is far superior to peat moss and rock wool for structural stability, water absorption and drainage, cation exchange capacity and electrical conductivity.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eFeatures\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eReplaces peat moss, rockwool \u0026amp; perlite.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCompressed blocks are very easy to handle \u0026amp; store.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDid you know Coconut Coir is Disease Resistant.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber has a awesome air space \u0026amp; water holding capacity.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eTotally pH Neutral.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWill expand 8 to 9 times its volume when adding water.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eWorking With Coconut Coir Fiber\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can be used in a number of ways. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is a great product to improve the flow of moisture in your gardens. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is also a great mulch and soil treatment, allowing you to turn clay and sandy soil into an effective growing medium. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can help control soil erosion and is a great bedding material for worm beds and terrariums.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is also a great hydroponic growth medium which helps to facilitate seed germination. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBy adding one part Coconut Coir Fiber to two parts top soil you can make a perfect growing media for container or potted plants.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eThe Difference Coir versus Peat Moss\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a sustainably produced renewable resource that is free of bacteria and fungal spores. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber lasts three times as long as peat moss. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is a natural by-product of coconut and is always available. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePeat moss can take a decade to reproduce making it a non-renewable resource.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eThe pH levels of Coconut Coir Fiber are very neutral, ranging from 5.8 to 6.8 whereas peat moss lowers the pH of surrounding soil.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eWhat to do and what not to do with coir\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eA compressed brick, block or bale should be soaked in water for at least 15 minutes before using.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can expand 8 to 9 times in volume. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can account for up to 45% of a potting mix, so add it to your soil or as an ingredient of your potting mixes.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAlways keep the coir that you don't use. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a material that will keep its properties and can be stored\/covered for several years.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"Coconut Coir Fiber Brick 650 g.\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/coconutcoir650g-header_1024x1024.jpg?v=1474091838\" style=\"margin-top: 30px; 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It expands 8 to 9 times in volume when adding water.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber will not attract insects and it is not harmful to pets in any way.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAs well Coconut Coir Fiber can be used for worm beds and terrariums.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eTerrarium Substrate\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a great product for naturalistic terrarium type set-ups incorporating reptiles, amphibians or invertebrates and hermit crabs.   \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eUse it damp for tropical species as it naturally absorbs and breaks down odor and waste products.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber increases humidity.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber will stimulate natural digging and burrowing behavior.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is Chemically Balanced for Great Growing Results.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSeedings germinate better and grow quicker.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber will help to develop more elaborate \u0026amp; stronger root systems for all of your plants. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a Ph balanced mixture which easily holds and gradually releases nutrients to your plants roots. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCOIR is Disease Resistant\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGet this. Coconut Coir significantly reduces root diseases. There are no weeds, seeds, or pathogens in Coconut Coir Fiber.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber Will Always Make A Top Grade Potting Soil Mix\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWhy?  Because Coconut Coir Fiber has a high lignin (greater than 70%) and it's cellulose content will prevent shrinkage and oxidation. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber has organic compounds unavailable in other hydroponic mediums. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWith Coconut Coir Fiber you do not seed sphagnum, and Coconut Coir is far superior to peat moss and rock wool for structural stability, water absorption and drainage, cation exchange capacity and electrical conductivity.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eFeatures\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eReplaces peat moss, rockwool \u0026amp; perlite.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCompressed blocks are very easy to handle \u0026amp; store.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDid you know Coconut Coir is Disease Resistant.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber has a awesome air space \u0026amp; water holding capacity.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eTotally pH Neutral.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWill expand 8 to 9 times its volume when adding water.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eWorking With Coconut Coir Fiber\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can be used in a number of ways. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is a great product to improve the flow of moisture in your gardens. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is also a great mulch and soil treatment, allowing you to turn clay and sandy soil into an effective growing medium. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can help control soil erosion and is a great bedding material for worm beds and terrariums.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is also a great hydroponic growth medium which helps to facilitate seed germination. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBy adding one part Coconut Coir Fiber to two parts top soil you can make a perfect growing media for container or potted plants.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eThe Difference Coir versus Peat Moss\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a sustainably produced renewable resource that is free of bacteria and fungal spores. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber lasts three times as long as peat moss. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eIt is a natural by-product of coconut and is always available. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePeat moss can take a decade to reproduce making it a non-renewable resource.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eThe pH levels of Coconut Coir Fiber are very neutral, ranging from 5.8 to 6.8 whereas peat moss lowers the pH of surrounding soil.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff;\"\u003eWhat to do and what not to do with coir\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eA compressed brick, block or bale should be soaked in water for at least 15 minutes before using.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can expand 8 to 9 times in volume. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber can account for up to 45% of a potting mix, so add it to your soil or as an ingredient of your potting mixes.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAlways keep the coir that you don't use. \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCoconut Coir Fiber is a material that will keep its properties and can be stored\/covered for several years.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"Coconut Coir Fiber Brick 650 g.\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/coconutcoir650g-header_1024x1024.jpg?v=1474091838\" style=\"margin-top: 30px; 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Coconut Coir Fiber (2) Bricks 2.8 lbs. Worm Beds-Hydroponics-Reptiles-Potting Mix

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(2) 650 gram (2.8 lbs.) compressed Coconut Coir Bricks.

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An excellent renewable resource for your garden!

Coconut Coir Fiber is a 100% natural by-product of harvesting coconut. 

Coconut Coir Fiber consists of the coarse fibers extracted from the husk on the outer shell of a coconut. 

Because of its superior water holding capacity, excellent air space and drainage, coir is a useful soil amendment for potted plants, containers and gardens.

It helps develop more elaborate and stronger root systems as well as reduces root diseases. It expands 8 to 9 times in volume when adding water.

Coconut Coir Fiber will not attract insects and it is not harmful to pets in any way.

As well Coconut Coir Fiber can be used for worm beds and terrariums.

 

Terrarium Substrate

Coconut Coir Fiber is a great product for naturalistic terrarium type set-ups incorporating reptiles, amphibians or invertebrates and hermit crabs.   

Use it damp for tropical species as it naturally absorbs and breaks down odor and waste products.

Coconut Coir Fiber increases humidity.

Coconut Coir Fiber will stimulate natural digging and burrowing behavior.

 

Coconut Coir Fiber is Chemically Balanced for Great Growing Results.

Seedings germinate better and grow quicker.

Coconut Coir Fiber will help to develop more elaborate & stronger root systems for all of your plants. 

Coconut Coir Fiber is a Ph balanced mixture which easily holds and gradually releases nutrients to your plants roots. 

 

COIR is Disease Resistant

Get this. Coconut Coir significantly reduces root diseases. There are no weeds, seeds, or pathogens in Coconut Coir Fiber.

 

Coconut Coir Fiber Will Always Make A Top Grade Potting Soil Mix

Why?  Because Coconut Coir Fiber has a high lignin (greater than 70%) and it's cellulose content will prevent shrinkage and oxidation. 

Coconut Coir Fiber has organic compounds unavailable in other hydroponic mediums. 

With Coconut Coir Fiber you do not seed sphagnum, and Coconut Coir is far superior to peat moss and rock wool for structural stability, water absorption and drainage, cation exchange capacity and electrical conductivity.

 

Features

  • Replaces peat moss, rockwool & perlite.
  • Compressed blocks are very easy to handle & store.
  • Did you know Coconut Coir is Disease Resistant.
  • Coconut Coir Fiber has a awesome air space & water holding capacity.
  • Totally pH Neutral.
  • Will expand 8 to 9 times its volume when adding water.

 

Working With Coconut Coir Fiber

Coconut Coir Fiber can be used in a number of ways. 

It is a great product to improve the flow of moisture in your gardens. 

It is also a great mulch and soil treatment, allowing you to turn clay and sandy soil into an effective growing medium. 

Coconut Coir Fiber can help control soil erosion and is a great bedding material for worm beds and terrariums.

Coconut Coir Fiber is also a great hydroponic growth medium which helps to facilitate seed germination. 

By adding one part Coconut Coir Fiber to two parts top soil you can make a perfect growing media for container or potted plants.

 

The Difference Coir versus Peat Moss

Coconut Coir Fiber is a sustainably produced renewable resource that is free of bacteria and fungal spores. 

Coconut Coir Fiber lasts three times as long as peat moss. 

It is a natural by-product of coconut and is always available. 

Peat moss can take a decade to reproduce making it a non-renewable resource.

The pH levels of Coconut Coir Fiber are very neutral, ranging from 5.8 to 6.8 whereas peat moss lowers the pH of surrounding soil.

 

What to do and what not to do with coir

A compressed brick, block or bale should be soaked in water for at least 15 minutes before using.

Coconut Coir Fiber can expand 8 to 9 times in volume. 

Coconut Coir Fiber can account for up to 45% of a potting mix, so add it to your soil or as an ingredient of your potting mixes.

Always keep the coir that you don't use. 

Coconut Coir Fiber is a material that will keep its properties and can be stored/covered for several years.

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