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Model # 50190

Internet # 100166665

Store SKU # 319222

8 Qt. Orchid Bark

$4.88 /each
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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Model # 50190

Internet # 100166665

Store SKU # 319222

Better-Gro Orchid Bark is a multi-purpose potting medium for epiphytic orchids, bromeliads, ferns and a wide variety of other ornamentals. It is a combination of specifically sized and graded grower’s choice western fir bark. It is great for potting, re-potting or spot re-filling. It can also be used as the base for a custom mixture.

  • Use as a potting mixture for epiphytic orchids and ornamentals, such as bromeliads, to provide the right growing conditions
  • Versatile medium is great for potting, re-potting, spot re-filling or as the base for a custom mixture
  • Rich media of specially sized and graded grower's choice western fir bark handles the needs of a wide range of ornamentals and orchids
  • Comes in a convenient re-sealable bag
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SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
Coverage Area at 3 In. (sq. ft.) 
Product Depth (in.) 
Product Height (in.) 
16 
Product Width (in.) 
11 
Details
Bag Capacity/Dry Volume (cu. ft.) 
.2666 cu ft 
Color Family 
Purple 
Material 
Wood 
Mulch Type 
Mini-Nuggets 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Warranty / Certifications
Mulch and Soil Council Certified 
No 

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Material: Wood
Mulch Type: Mini-Nuggets
Color Family: Purple
Brand: Better-Gro
Review Rating: 4 & Up
Bag Capacity/Dry Volume (cu. ft.): .2666 cu ft
Price: $0 - $10
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Is there any dye in it? If left to the elements, how quickly (about) will it decompose?

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March 30, 2016
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Hello Jr: There is no dye in the bark. Under most conditions, the Orchid Bark last approximately 2 years. However, there are a lot of variables involved such as how wet it stays, how it is kept, or what amendments like charcoal, sponge rock , clay beads, lava, etc. are added to it. Those amendments help keep the mix drier, making it last even longer. Happy Blooming!
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can i add this to my nepenthes soil mix?

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im trying to find orchid bark without fertilizer
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October 1, 2015
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Hello vic143:
Nothing is added to our orchid bark, so yes, you should be able to add this to your nepenthes soil mix. There is no fertilizer in it.
Happy blooming,
Better-Gro
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Why doesn't this Orchid bark not Qualify for free shipping when you spend more than $45.00

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May 26, 2016
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Hello Papa. This item does not quality for free shipping because it is sold in stores.
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Because all stores have this sales item in stock. Also, if a store is out of a product, they will see which stores nearby within the region has the product you want and they will ship it to the store on will-call. It is much more efficient to sent merchandise from another store than to order a product on-line. That is of course unless the item is in warehouse only. It usually only takes about 24 hours if Read More
Because all stores have this sales item in stock. Also, if a store is out of a product, they will see which stores nearby within the region has the product you want and they will ship it to the store on will-call. It is much more efficient to sent merchandise from another store than to order a product on-line. That is of course unless the item is in warehouse only. It usually only takes about 24 hours if another store has it. They will load those items on their trucks which we get everyday. Read Less
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Does this product have any type of fertilizer or such in it...?

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May use it for special pet bedding need to know if its safe to use cause its alot cheaper to buy here then a pet store
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No. It has no fertilizer. But it may have dyes in it. You might want to consider coconut liner for hanging baskets also.
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CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 11 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Product The only brand who really works! I tried different ones and this is the ONLY one who delivers results. The orquids grow and for the first time they are having flowers for the second time after I bought them! Amazing!! January 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Service Fast Excellent Service. Product was delivered on time in excellent condition. October 20, 2015
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Rocks, Mold and Large Chunks I bought a bag of this to use with my plants and the bag had mold in it and my wife and daughtwer is allergic to mold so I had to put the plants outside and I hope that I can save my plants because of the mold. And also had some big rocks in the bag too not to mention that there was some big chunks of wood. I had hoped to have a better experience with this product. October 1, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by I love this brand The best media for orchids is from better gro, honestly, try it and you will never buy other brand, i grow orchids and i've tried other main brands and this is the only one with the correct bark size!! January 13, 2015
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Bulky& dirty The bark chips were way to large for orchids! There were tons of rocks inside, I like a good mix but online it doesn't advertise the product to have rocks! Also there was mold on some of the bark pieces. There was a lot of bark dust but that wasn't as big as an issue. I think the worst part was the time it took to be delivered. Overall I will not buy this product ever agin!:( March 18, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by my orchids love it this bark is a staple for my orchids, i've been using it for years. i bought 10 bags a couple of months ago and repotted dozens of my orchids. i need more. some of the pieces are big, you just break them up. there are also some that are quite small which is save out to repot my smaller orchids. and this is the best price around, even buying in bulk from nurseries and online retailers. May 24, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by BEST price, Great product High quality at low,low price!!! STORES NEED STOCK!! March 27, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Orchid Bark I have a greenhouse and the store in Lafayette doesn't carry orchid mulch. I will sometimes bring it home from Florida, but forgot the last time. I was very happy to find it on your website. October 22, 2013
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