Chopped coconut husks are excellent for orchid culture. It acts like a reservoir holding water and releasing it evenly as the mix dries out. This medium can be used on virtually any orchid. Long-lasting (3 years) with a stable pH of 6.3 - 6.8. This brand of coconut husks is unique in that it is pre-soaked and pressed 3 times to remove salt content. Although the product is pre-soaked, we do recommend soaking at least overnight to remove excess salts and tannins from the husk.
To create a mix, blend with 25% spongerock and 10% charcoal.
Sold in compressed cubes. Cube yields approx. 3 cubic feet.
To pack/ship one 3-cu ft cube via FedEx Ground is $17.00-20.00 depending on region.