Coir (coconut fiber) makes a wonderful growing medium for baskets and containers of any variety. It can also be blended to improve other potting mixes. Coconut fiber is completely natural byproduct of the enormous coconut growing industry of the island of Shri Lanka.
Retains plenty of moisture, but very porous allowing for good air circulation.
Promotes healthy root development of seedlings and cuttings.
Sterilized from weeds and plant pathogens.
Each 650 gram Coir brick is about 1.4 pounds, compressed 8 to 1.
Will make more than 2 gallons of growing compost when soaked with 1.2 gallons of lukewarm water.