Fertile Fibre Coir Block
A Fertile Fibre compressed coir block (0.625 kg’s) — the size of a house-brick — will expand to make approximately 9 litres of fibre. Can be used for seed raising or cuttings, as a base for homemade composts, a coir block can be added to aerate garden waste composts. Just soak overnight, and it is ready for use. Buy your Coir Blocks HERE.
You can order as many coir block as you need, from 1 to 1000. Your coir block can be loose or individually shrink wrapped. All our option for ordering can be found on the online shop. If you wish to enquire about trade prices for Coir Block then please call the office or email us. Contact information can be found HERE.
These coir block can be used for seed raising or cuttings and as a base for homemade composts or added to aerate garden waste composts. NuGro is a perfect balanced plant food for using with coir block, especially as an initial plant food and for subsequent feedings. NuGro is very easy to use; just add 24ml in 3 litres of water per block.
The compost from your coir block can now be added to your own compost mixes or can have well rotted manure, green waste, bark, sand, grit etc. added to them. Potting compost will be produced by adding our specially formulated plant food or 5F’s fertiliser.
Straight coir contains only low amounts of plant nutrition but can be used for seeds and cuttings as long as they are potted up once established.
All the products needed to enhance your rehydrated coir can be found on our Online Shop.
A step by step guide to rehydrating your coir block
All Fertile Fibre coir is quality controlled, from sustainable organic sources at least 50 miles from the ocean.
To ensure freedom from salt—which ruins some of the coir on the market—our product is carefully tested. Test include electric conductivity, pH, density and consistency, sodium, potassium. Only when we are happy will we release it for sale.Coir is the ideal medium for hydroponics.