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Coconut Comments
COCONUT FIBERS: Potting Medium Use and status in the U.S. data of a survey; popularity and effectiveness; refer to A86-500; Husky Fiber mentioned A84-493 0
COCONUT FIBERS: Used on Chysis Long lasting, quick-draining, organic fiber used in a loose, fluffy fashion, good for various genera, but a rigid support or topping with pebbles is necessary until roots take hold. A82-52 0
COCONUT HUSK: As Potting Medium Dendrobiums in Thailand flourish on it; the Den. phalaenopsis types are most successful; preparation details given; procedures followed; refer to A61-9; F78-106+In Florida use it wet; pot fluffy; do not overwater; use little fertilizer; it's good for backbulbs and small seedlings. F79-113+ 0
COCONUT WATER: Or Coconut Milk A liquid endosperm which enhances growth of cells, etc., in flasks, its composition and effect are not determined; from green coconuts preferred; can be autoclaved. OBII-264 0
COCONUT WATER: Treatment Before Adding to Tissue Culture Medium Strain the coconut milk through 2 layers cheesecloth, aliquot it into polyethylene bottles in amounts equal to 4 to 10% of final culture media; freeze till needed. A74-34 0

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