Plantonix coco pith briquettes are 100% natural and organic premier growing medium. It is the best natural alternative to peat moss with a neutral pH. Plantonix coco peat is free from dirt, foreign material and weed seeds. The washed raw material is screened to remove dirt and larger lumps to get a superior texture.Used as a growing medium, coco peat outperforms most brands of peat and sphagnum peat. Plantonix 250 gram briquette/compressed coco pith is very easy to handle size and popular among the home gardeners. The briquette is the ideal and handy retail pack for home gardening, horticulture, hanging baskets, troughs etc.
Plantonix does not use harsh chemical washes and steaming that destroys the naturally occurring benefits in coco coir. Plantonix coco coir is fully washed multiple times with fresh water to attain extremely low EC levels and to reduce the risk of salt buildup in your soil.
Coco Bliss Benefits
Explosive root formation and increased plant vigor
Very low EC levels
High cation exchange capacity (CEC)
Superior water holding capacity
Ability to retain nutrients against leaching and to buffer supply
Slow breakdown of materials means product will not shrink during your growing cycle
Re-wets easily and reduces watering frequency without plant stress
Has superior water holding capacity allowing for excellent air space and drainage
Can be used soil amendment for potted plants, containers and gardens and is a sustainable alternative to peat moss
Easier to hydrate and lasts longer in soil than peat moss, all the while not destroying natural peat bogs
Helps break up hard clay soils so that nutrients can be used more efficiently
Hydroponics growing medium
Horticulture and floriculture applications
Indoor and outdoor home gardening
Amending clay soils
Unwashed available upon request
special order only
Directions for use
Lay briquette down flat somewhere with good drainage.
Slowly pour warm water over briquette allowing water to absorb without runoff. Let briquette sit for 30-40 minutes.
Break apart with hands until light and spongy.
Tips: The warmer the water, the faster and easier is the expansion.