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Potting Materials

Buy ingredients separately and make your own mix or

use them by themselves

 

Fir Bark: The finest & cleanest available.  Packed by us.

Fine (1/16 - 3/16 Small (1/8 -7/16”),Medium (3/8  -3/4”), and Large (5/8”-1½”)

Fine bark requires hand processing

 

Hobby

½ cu ft

cleaned

Sequoia or

Rexius

Grower bag

double cleaned

Sequoia

2 cu

Factory sealed bag

Sequoia 2 cu

10 or more

Rexius med only

2 cu

Rexius med 10 or more

 

Med,

$5.00

$15.00

$31.00 limited

$20.00

$18.00

$25.00

$22.00

 

large

$5.00

$15.00

$24.00

 

 

 

 

 

Fine (bonsai) 

$6.00

$17.00

$35.00

Limited

$20.00

¼ and smaller

$17.00

 

 

 

shipping wt #

3

9

25

34

34@

26

 

 

Note: show prices may be higher

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fine bark

Small bark

Med bark

Large bark

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smallbak

medbark

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Vanda Bark  1-3 inches, good for Vandas and other plants that just need large support

Hobby  $5.00

 ½ cu ft $15.00  ship wt 8lb Dim wt

grower bags $24.00 Quantity limited . 25LB Dim wt

 

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Coconut Chips: The new potting material growing in popularity

Coconut

Hobby

½ cuft

2 cuft

Mini bale ~3cuft

Bale ~7 cuft

chips fines 3 mm to 8mm

$4.50

$13.00

$22.95

 

$42.95

 

chips small 6 mm to 10 mm

$4.50

$13.00

 

$24.95

$42.95

chips med 10 mm to 14 mm

$4.50

$13.00

 

$26.95

$42.95

chips large 14 mm to 20 mm.

$4.50

$13.00

$22.95

 

$42.95

 

Shipping wt

2 lb.

5 lb.

25 lb dim wt

(15 lb actual)

31 lbs. dim wt (25# actual)

53lbs. dim wt (47# actual)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.25lb (hobby)

1 lb  (~1/2  cuft)

5 lb (~2 cuft)

42 lb compressed bale

Coconut fiber

$3.50

$8.95

$17.95

$99.95

Shipping wt

1 lb.

2 lb.

25 lb dim wt (7 lb actual)

53lbs. dim wt (47# actual)

 

 

Fine chc

Small chc

Med chc

Large chc

Coconut fiber

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smallchc

medchc

largechc

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Regular bale approx. 44 lbs (6 cu ft) small bale approx . 23  lbs (3 cu ft)

 

New Zealand Orchid Bark 

In Precision ( 1/8-1/4 ) Small Classic” ( 1/4-3/8),  Intermediate Power (5) (3/8-1/2”), Medium Power + (5a) (-1/2  -3/4) Large Super(3/4-1.¼ )

Limited supply

 

Hobby

½ cu ft

 “Orchiata” brand 40 liter bags

nzbark

price

$6.00

$20.00

$34.00

Precision $36.00

shipping wt #

3 lbs.

12 lbs.

40 lbs

 

 

 

 

Other Potting Material_______________________________________________________

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Coir compressed blocks of natural coconut fibers (peat alternative)

This material does need rinsed

$2.00/lb. 1- 4 lb,

$1.75 5-10 lb , $1.00/lb 10 or more lbs. single block

 

Orchidmix tm Coir. 

·         Made from the finest quality of coconut coir pith with 15% coconut charcoal.

·         Pre- washed for low salt content.

·         Specifically blended for Orchid use.

LIMITED SUPPLY

 

$6.00/ 1 lb block.

6 blocks in a package $25.00 shipping wt 8 lbs

 

Excellent for young seedlings and moisture loving Orchids

 

 

 

 

Diatomite small 1/8-1/4” A high in Silica, Absorbent, Porous, pH Neutral, & Sterilized material. 

Diatomite med  ¼-1//2 ” A high in Silica, Absorbent, Porous, pH Neutral, & Sterilized material

Hobby $8.00  Ship wt 3 lb ½ cuft $22.95. ship wt 12 lb

15 kg bag $69.95 ship wt 40 lb

LIMITED TO PRESENT STOCK

Note the mine is now closed.

 

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diatomitemed

 

Growstone (Diatomite substitute)   made from recycled glass

A ”green”: material high in Silica, Absorbent, Porous, pH Neutral, & Sterilized material

Small 1/16" - 7/16" 1.0 cuft bag  $20.99 ship wt 22 lb

Med  ½ to 1 “1.25 cuft bag  $24.99 ship wt 25 lb

4 Qt. Hobby $5.00  Ship wt 3 lb ½ cuft $11.95. ship wt 10 lb

 

Products

Aliflor clay fired round balls used for hydroponics, orchid mixes, or

Drainage in pots. Regular (marble sized) or small (pea sized)

It can be re-used if cleaned and sterilized (baked in oven)

 

$5.00 hobby ship wt 4 lb $25.00 ½ cu ft Ship wt 20 lb

Case of hobby  30 2 liter unsorted $66.00 

 

20 L $32.95 ship wt 35 lbs

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Cork Slabs

Average price.  10.00/lb

Sizes over 6in wide will be higher

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Cork tubes large

4-8 inches Diameter

Ave.  15.00/lb

limited

 

Cork tubes med

2-4 inches Diameter

Ave $13.00/lb

 

 

Cork tubes small

2 inches & smaller diameter

Ave $15.00/lb

 

Mounting bark

 

Various sizes 2 - 5 inches wood free, hand sorted and cleaned.

$3.00/lb

open run

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Redwood chips & fiber

 

 

 

 

 

Hobby $8.00

 

½ cuft $21.95

 

Limited stock

Not made

anymore

 

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Redwood fiber 

 

 

Hobby $4.00

 

½ cu/ft. $6.95

 

1 ¼  cuft $12.95

(whole bag)

 

Believed to lower the pH and help prevent snow mold in the mix.

 

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Tree Fern chunk

Hobby $8.00

1/2cuft $18.95

2cuft $48.95

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Tree Fern coarse+

out

 

Tree Fern fine

Hobby $7.00

1/2cuft $18.95

2cuft $55.95 out

 

Tree Fern med+

Hobby $8.00

1/2cuft $25.95

2cuft $75.95

 

Tree Fern Slabs (3/4 to 1.5” thick)            

4x4

6x6

6x8

12x6

10 x 10

12 x 12

Other sizes available

$1.90

$3.25

$4.50

$6.25

$6.75

$9.95

shipping wt 2#

 

2 x 2 x 30” totem  $14.00@ shipping wt 6# By size

 

 

 

 

                       

 

Turface (sm. flake) $0.75/lb. or 50# bag $25.95

 

 

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Rockwool Growing Blocks  4x4 with hole. A strip of 6 for $5.00

Rockwool

 

 

 

Hobby $4.00

½ cuft $10.00

Limited stock

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Green|mixtm A rockwool mix

 

Hobby $5.50

½ cuft $19.95

Limited stock

Oyster shell

 

hobby$0.75

50 lb bag $30.00

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hobby

½ cuft

2 cuft

 

Forest humus

           $5.00

 

$15.00

 

 

Pro mix hp

$4.00

$12.00

$18.95

$29.95/bale  shipping wt 75lb

Flexy mix

 

 

 

Out of stock until spring

Vermiculite

Coarse

$4.00

$10.00

----

$24.95 4cuft

Shipping wt 53lb due to size

LIMITED

Vermiculite

Extra Coarse

$5.00

$15.00

----

$26.95 16lb.

Shipping wt 53lb due to size

Shipping wt

2 lb.

6 lb.

20 lb.

 35-75 lb

           

Charcoal 1 sizes Chunk,  #2(~1/2 in)     #3 (~1/3 in)    # 4 (~1/4 in)                                                                                         #3                                #4

 

Hobby

½ cuft

~25 lb

50 lb graded

40lb

chunk

 

 

 

                                                                                     

Price

$5.00

$15.00

$34.95

$50.95

$42.95

Shipping wt

3 lb.

10 lb.

28#

56 lb

Dim wt .

56 lb

Dim wt

 

 

Perlite sizes 1  #2.    #3 Sponge Roc (1/8 - 3/8size)  #4 Sponge Roc  (1/4- 3/4” size)       

                                                                                              Sponge Roc  #4                                         #3                               #3  generic

 

Hobby

½ cuft

 2 cuft

4 cu ft bag

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#2

$4.00

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$21.95

#3

generic

$5.00

$14.00

$25.00

$35.95

#3

Sponge roc

$5.00

$15.00

$32.00

$49.95

#4

Sponge roc

$5.00

$15.00

$32.00

$49.95

Ship wt

2#

4#

20#

53 lb

(Dimensional wt)

UPS charges Dimensional weight instead of actual weight on 50# charcoal & 4 ft3 perlite: Call for explanation if necessary.

 

New Zealand Sphagnum Moss   Please note: as moss can totally dry out and shrink somewhat over time in storage, the weights and volumes listed are approximate.

LIMTED TO PRESENR STOCK AS THE COMPANY WE WERE GETTING THIS FROM IS NOW CLOSED

 

MINI  HIGHLY

COMPRESSED

100 grams

AAA

2.9 Kilo

COMPRESSED

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150 grams

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500 grams

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400 g super PREMIUM

820 cubic in

900 g  super PREMIUM

1640 cubic in

250 grams LAYERED

MOSS

 

$4.50

$130.00

$8.50

$25.50

$29.95

$55.50

$24.50

Ship wt

2#

25 #

Dim wt

4#

Dim wt

8#

Dim wt

9#

Dim wt

12#

Dim wt

6#  (limited)

Dim wt

 HIGHLY COMPRESSED

Needs to be soaked so it expands for use

Whole unit should be done at the same time

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Clean with moderate length fibers

SUPER PREMIUM

Very clean long fibers

LAYERED

The ultimate grade, very long fibers never compressed

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Sheet moss: $29.95 box (Available Spring show season only)

 

Chunky Peat Moss These are chunks of peat moss, better for orchids (not fine ground peat as seen in stores).

 

Hobby

½ cuft

2 cu ft

chunkypeat

Price

$4.00

$10.00

$25.95

Limited stock

Shipping weight

2#

6#

20 lb

 

Cut peat 

price

 

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$20.00

approx 20 x 8 x  6

 

 

 

 

Shipping wt 15lb

By size

 

Epiweb

 

Hobby

½ cuft

EpiWeb Granular Growing Medium -  5-Liters

Price

$8.50

$32.00

Shipping weight

2#

6#

 

Epiweb Slabs (3/4 to 1.5” thick)                   

4x4

6x6

6x8

12x6

Other sizes available

8-inch EpiWeb Pot

$1.60

$3.50

$4.50

$6.80

shipping wt 2#

 

 

 

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