Coir block 4.5 kg FINE / PRECISION Tropicoir

Expands and fluffs up to approximately 60 litres

Compressed coir block

compressed dry weight 4 - 5kg
For use as planting media / substrate. Increases Air-Fill Porosity in the mix - promoting better plant growth. Coir has many tiny 'caves' and pores which hold onto water and nutrition so it isn't flushed through the mix so quickly. It is manufactured under strict quality control standards and sieved to create a fine, consistent particle size. Precision Coir is made from the pith of coconut husks. It is manufactured under strict quality control standards and sieved to create a fine, consistent particle size. Precision Coir is the finest of our Coir range and is ideal for propagation. Simply add 25 litres of water to a wheelbarrow and soak the block to expand.


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Coir FINE PRECISION block Tropicoir Orchid potting media

Precision Coir has been designed for use in applications where a finer product is required, therefore Precision has been screened to remove the longer fibres. The end product is a fine, consistent coir pith which is friable and suitable for applications such as cell tray filling and fine potting. It has a high CEC that promotes healthy, robust root growth.
Precision Coir is a 100% natural, organic material and is a very stable product. You can depend on the quality and consistency of Precision Coir for the precise standards required in successful propagation.

Comprehensive quality control systems ensure a consistently high quality product that will provide you with superior growing results.
All coir products are produced under the Dutch RHP standards for growing media therefore ensuring a high quality product for your plants.

All Tropicoir Coir products are produced from sustainable and renewable resources. The well planned cultivation and maintenance of Sri Lanka’s coconut plantations ensures the future sustainability of the Tropicoir Coir products.


• 100% natural, organic and renewable resource
• Very high quality with consistent particle size
• Fine product with high water holding capacity
• Promotes healthy root growth
• Very stable physical structure
• Produced under Dutch RHP standards for growing media
• Designed for plants that require a wetter product or a fine media. This includes seed raising, propagation and tissue culture transplants
• Soil conditioner
• Home growers
• Commercial growers
• pH 5.5 – 6.0
• EC (mS/cm) 0.6 – 1.2
• Air /Water Ratio at 7cm – 20%/ 80%
• 16 litre/kg wet volume
• Moisture <20%
• 4.5 kg bales


Coir will need approximately 8 litres of water per kilogram of coir to fully hydrate. It is this process that expands the compressed coir up to its potential. After that point, the coir should remain expanded then for the life of the plant growing.

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*Note: If there are plants pictured in the listing, be advised that the pictures are to illustrate the use of the product. No plants are included in this sale.