30 Jun '11, 8pm

Grow An Organic Garden In A Burlap Sack

Grow An Organic Garden In A Burlap Sack

Compressed Coconut Fiber (Coir) is becoming increasingly popular with commercial hydroponic growers. Unlike peat moss, which is mined, coconut fiber is a renewable resource. It is 100 percent organic, pH neutral and offers excellent water and oxygen retention. Perlite, a naturally occurring siliceous rock which, when heated to 1600°, expands up to 20 times its original volume. The exceptional physical properties of the coarse perlite in the Grow Pillow kit add porosity to the coconut fiber, creating an ideal growing medium. Earthworms are living compost factories. Their droppings are one of nature’s most perfect organic fertilizers. Worms consume a rich organic diet, containing a wide variety of minerals and trace elements. Earthworm castings are the perfect compliment to the Grow Pillow’s coconut fiber and perlite base medium. The Grow Charge contains time-released essent...

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