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Coco Disc 4cm – 50 Pieces

140 EGP

Coco peat discs, also known as coir discs or coco coir pellets, are compacted, lightweight discs made from coco peat, a natural byproduct derived from coconut husks. These discs are convenient and easy to use, making them popular among gardeners for seed starting, rooting cuttings, and as a soil amendment.

Description

Coco Peat, also known as coconut coir, is produced from collecting the agricultural waste when harvesting coconuts. The fibers used to produce coco peat, which otherwise would have been thrown away, are treated, and then compressed into discs.

Coco discs are a great way to start your gardening adventure. They are easy, fast, and clean in comparison to other complex methods that are used for larger gardens. It is one of the best seed starting products for beginners.

  • High-grade compressed coco peat with an ideal pH for indoor and outdoor plants.
  • Has excellent drainage properties.
  • Has natural anti-fungal properties which makes it resistant to soil-borne diseases.
  • Retains water effectively.
  • Excellent cation exchange capacity which prevents leaching of nutrients.
  • Material: Natural coconut husk fiber
  • Size: 4 cm in diameter
  • Expansion: Expands to several times its original size when hydrated
  • pH Level: 5.5-6.5
  • Electrical Conductivity (EC): < 0.5 mS/cm
  • Moisture Retention: High water holding capacity
  • Texture: Fine, uniform

Product Details

Package dimensions 25×13 cm
Item Weight 1.2 kg
Country of Origin Sri Lanka

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 13 × 25 × 4 cm

How to use

  • Hydration: Place the coco peat disc in a container and add water. Allow it to expand and rehydrate, which usually takes a few minutes.
  • Fluffing: Once fully expanded, break up the coco peat to ensure it is loose and free of clumps.
  • Planting: Use the hydrated coco peat for seed starting, rooting cuttings, or as a soil amendment. It can be used alone or mixed with other growing media.
  • Watering: Water the plants as needed, ensuring the coco peat remains moist but not waterlogged.

Advantages

  • Eco-Friendly: Made from renewable coconut husks, reducing environmental waste and promoting sustainability.
  • High Water Retention: Efficiently retains water, providing consistent hydration to plants.
  • Aeration: Enhances soil aeration, promoting healthy root growth.
  • pH Neutral: Offers a stable growing environment with a neutral pH.
  • Nutrient Retention: Holds nutrients effectively, making them available to plants over time.
  • Pest and Disease Resistance: Naturally resistant to many soil-borne pests and diseases.
  • Convenient and Easy to Use: Compact size and lightweight nature make them easy to handle and store.
  • Improves Soil Structure: Enhances soil texture and drainage when mixed with garden soil.
  • Promotes Root Health: Supports healthy root development due to excellent water and air holding capacity.
  • Versatile: Suitable for a wide range of plants, including vegetables, herbs, flowers, and indoor plants.
  • Reusable: Can be reused multiple times after proper treatment and sterilization.
  • Reduces Soil Compaction: Helps prevent soil compaction, allowing roots to grow freely.

Uses

  • Seed Starting: Provides an optimal environment for seed germination and early seedling growth.
  • Rooting Cuttings: Ideal for rooting cuttings due to its excellent moisture retention and aeration properties.
  • Soil Amendment: Improves the texture, aeration, and moisture retention of garden soil.
  • Potting Mix: Can be mixed with other growing media to create a high-quality potting mix for containers and indoor plants.
  • Hydroponics: Suitable for use in hydroponic systems as a growing medium.

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