Coco Coir and Perlite Mix

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Description

Coco Coir and Perlite Mix is a 50/50 blend of Premium grade Coco Coir & Perlite.

Coco Coir and Perlite Mix is a plant growing media that is pH stabilised, pest and disease free, with low salt index. A perfect starting grow medium or an alternative to potting soil and soil amendment. Washed + Buffered to a low EC level. Perfect for any gardening, addition to organic matter or hydroponic use.

Benefits

Excellent Water holding capacity

Helps maintain consistent soil moisture levels, ensuring plants have access to water even during summer dry season. It also reduces the risk of overwatering and root rot

Enhanced Aeration

Coco coir has a fibrous structure that provides excellent air circulation within the growing medium. Mixed with perlite, this promotes oxygen availability to plant roots, supporting healthy root development and preventing root suffocation. Adequate aeration is essential for nutrient uptake and overall plant growth

pH Stability and Neutralizing Properties

Coco coir Perlite has a natural pH range of 6.8 to 7.2, which is slightly acidic to neutral. This pH range is suitable for a wide variety of plants and can help buffer and stabilize the pH of acidic or alkaline soils. It acts as a natural pH adjuster, reducing the need for additional amendments

Nutrient Retention and Release

Coco coir Perlite has the ability to retain and release nutrients effectively. It has a high cation exchange capacity (CEC), which means it can hold and exchange essential plant nutrients. This property allows for better nutrient absorption by plant roots and reduces the risk of nutrient leaching

Disease and Pest Resistance

Coco coir perlite has natural resistance to fungi, bacteria, and pests, making it less prone to mould, rot, and soil-borne diseases compared to traditional potting mixes. This can contribute to healthier plants, reducing the need for chemical pesticides or fungicides

Sustainable and Renewable

Coco coir  is a sustainable and renewable resource. It is an environmentally friendly alternative to peat moss. Choosing coco coir helps conserve natural resources and supports sustainable gardening practices

Longevity and Reusability

Coco coir Perlite has a long lifespan and can be reused in multiple growing cycles. After its initial use, it can be incorporated into compost or garden beds to improve soil structure and moisture retention. This reduces waste and promotes a circular and sustainable gardening approach

Eco-friendly and Chemical-free

Coco coir Perlite is natural and free from harmful chemicals or contaminants. It provides a clean and safe growing medium for plants, ensuring a healthier environment for both plants and gardeners

Suitable for all types of Plants, veggies, herbs, Garden Beds, Hydroponics, Seed Raising, Soil-improving and Potting Mix, effective alternative to traditional potting mix

 

MIX COMPOSITION

Particle Size
Btw 2 mm and 5 mm

Air Space
20-26 %

pH
6.8 – 7.2

Organic matter content
98 – 99 %

Composition
100 % Non-hazardous

Calcium
0.1-0.25 %

GARDEN SAFETY

When doing gardening always wear a P2 / FFP2 / N95 / kn94 / kn95 Safety Mask 4ply to keep your respiratory health from harmful micro organisms, dust, pollution or vapors. General potting mix contains plenty of micro organisms. Always wear your safety gears such as mask, glove and googles when working with them.

A common media when mixing with your potting mix are Vermiculite, Perlite, Coco coir and Mineral products. They may contain micro dust particles, which you want to avoid harming your lungs. Especially Perlite dust particles, they are glass like and breathing them in will cause irreversible damage to your lungs. So always stay safe and wear your P2 / N95 / FFP2 grade protective mask to avoid any unnecessary health risk.

Liquid form fertlisers, plant care products or cleaning products such as IPA might give off harmful vapors when sprayed. Read carefully the product safety instructions before application.

Additional information

Weight2.5 kg
Dimensions30 × 20 × 10 cm
Volume

3L, 20L

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  2. Fabulous product. Super happy with my purchases and excellent customer service đź’š

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Green power gardening supplies - Coco Coir + Perlite is a 50/50 blend of Premium grade Coco Coir & Perlite. Washed + Buffered to a low EC level. Perfect for any gardening, addition to organic matter or hydroponic use. Coco coir is a byproduct of coconut fiber. It is an organic and environmentally sustainable substrate made using fibre from coconut shells. The tiny grains of coir are extracted from the coconut shell and pulverized into a growing substrate.

Coco Coir and Perlite Mix

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