Terra Neem Coir is made from renewable coconut husk and powdered Neem seed cake. Terra Neem Cake is produced from the Neem tree seed, which is an indigenous tree to India. Neem compounds have proven worldwide to be the best natural organic,& Eco-friendly pest repellents available, safe to the environment.
Please note: Terra Neem Coir has a sponge like structure, and is not to be confused with peat, which breaks down to quickly, compacts when wet and takes many centuries to form out of organic waste.
Coir maintains excellent air porosity even when saturated and gives better crops with faster developing roots and more flowers and fruit per plant when used correctly.
The environment friendly of the coir main advantage is "Potting mixes" will not affect soil conditioners instead of its high pH value of 5.7 to 6.5 and the coir will hold and release nutrients in solution over extended periods without dewatering.
Terra Organic Neem Coir absorbs the water 10 times then its weight and keeps wet of the root for long time. So no need to irrigate frequently and about 10-20% of water can save.