Coco Block 5 kg (Sieved & Chips 30% admixed)
Product code: Cocopeat 01
Coco-chips are used in different ways.
It is used as an additive in growing media since the early nineties and also as a complete growing medium.
The popularity is due to the improvements of the characteristics of the growing media and because Coco-chips is easy to handle in the culture.
Using Coco-chips as an additive in potting mixtures creates a growing medium with the ideal physical properties.
The chips can absorb water and yet leave enough air available for sensitive plants such as Gerberas and Orchids.
- Coco-chips improves capillarity in your substrate.
- Coco-chips keeps your growing media elastic.
- Coco-chips is an additive with a long experience.
- Coco-chips is a 100% organic material.
- Coco-chips is easy in handling because of the size.
- Our Coco-chips are traded under the RHP-mark.
The qualifications of Coco-chips are very high;
not only should the EC (electrical conductivity) be low, the material must be easy to process and must not decompose too quickly.
Thanks to our knowledge of potting mixtures and other growing media, we are able to produce Coco-chips that meets the following demands:
Sizes which are practical to use in the professional horticulture.
The Coco-chips “fine” (5-11 mm) is a homogeneous material which is often used as a coarse “peat look-alike” and which is easy to mix with other raw materials.
The Coco-chips “medium” (10-15 mm) is often used for cultures which like more air, like Orchids and also Gerbera’s.