Coco peat has quickly become an extremely popular growing medium that falls somewhere between soil growing and hydroponics. It offers many advantages over either method and is highly recommended for beginners or for anyone looking for a change of system. The benefits of this medium are numerous.
- Gives unbeatable protection at the root zone
- Unlike soil, it will not compact over time
- Is rich with beneficial microbes
- Has the ability to hold and release nutrients as the plant requires
- Requires constant feeding like hydroponics so can be feed more precisely that soil
- Drains well. No need to add anything to assist drainage.
- Is really tolerant of mistakes!
- 100% biodegradable