VermisTerra Coco Coir is a pre-rinsed coco media that’s sustainable. It’s a special blend of 70% coco coir and 30% coco husk chips which means better aeration and stronger roots. The coir comes compressed so you get more and is convenient for storage. Weighing approximately 9 LBs it expands to almost 1.7 cubic feet of coco media. Just add water and soak your brick to expand. Coco coir is a natural and renewable resource.
We recommend this media for container plants, especially vegetables and herbs. Not recommended for seed starting since the chips can cause the seedlings to grow at different heights.
We recommend this media for container plants, especially vegetables and herbs. Use 1 part VermisTerra earthworm castings to 3 parts coco coir with chips to make your own long lasting potting mix. Can also be used as a clean mulch; each bricks covers 4 – 5 square feet as a 2 – 3” thick layer of covering.
100% Natural & Biodegradable
This blend is 100% natural, biodegradable and a safe choice for growers. Our coco coir and chips are pre-rinsed, contains low salt, which means they will not burn your plants. They are an excellent addition to condition your soil.
Immense Water Retention and Aeration
The coconut pith behaves like a sponge with great water holding capacity. Although due to it’s small and fine makeup, the chips and fiber in the coir allows for more space for air to breathe within the medium. So coco coir provides are wonderful blend of water retention and aeration, delivering a perfect environment for plants to thrive.
Great for Container Plants
Great for hydroponics, mushroom production, soil amendment, garden soil, reptile bedding, and more. Coconut coir has a natural composition of lignins, which are a natural polymer that encourage the growth of beneficial micro-organisms in a gardening capacity.