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Coir dust or cocopeat—a byproduct of the coconut


This material, now being produced commercially in Puerto Rico, has value as a mulching, rooting, soilconditioning and seed-germinating medium.

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Hume, E.P. Coir dust or cocopeat—a byproduct of the coconut. Econ Bot 3, 42–45 (1949).

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  • Coir
  • Coconut Fiber
  • Mulch Material
  • Sandy Clay Soil
  • Irregularly Shaped Particle