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OfflineMylz
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COIR
    #2574341 - 04/18/04 04:45 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

jw... for growin shroomz... anyone know what in hell "coir" is??? i always see "coir/verm casing" and never know what coir is!!!


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Re: COIR [Re: Mylz]
    #2574351 - 04/18/04 04:49 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

it's short for coco coir


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Re: COIR [Re: Mylz]
    #2574367 - 04/18/04 04:54 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

Coconut fiber...


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Re: COIR [Re: readerror]
    #2574392 - 04/18/04 05:02 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

buyable at garden places or walmart?


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Re: COIR [Re: readerror]
    #2574406 - 04/18/04 05:05 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

Coconut fibre, usually purchased in a compressed block. The compressed block is immeresed in water, whereapon it expands and can be used as a casing material.

It's sold as a reptile bedding material, checkout pet shops. It's sold under names such as "Eco Earth". It looks like a small brown brick. Alternatively, purchase from an online vendor such as Mycosupply: check out this link


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Re: COIR [Re: Mylz]
    #2574445 - 04/18/04 05:17 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

You want the stuff on the left. The stuff on the right is fiber.

Looks like this when you buy it.
Or my personal fav

Results with coir


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Re: COIR [Re: Mylz]
    #2574723 - 04/18/04 08:25 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

bed a beast at petco is like $4.00 a brick and is easier to find


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Re: COIR [Re: nd595]
    #2574820 - 04/18/04 08:57 PM (13 years, 10 days ago)

The hydro stuff is harder to find but then again it's 2.50 for a brick that is three times the size of the petstore ones. The other stuff in the post is 9.00 for 3 bricks and is on the shelf next to the bed a beast at petco.


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