Over the last 13 years, Kiwi Orchid Bark has proven to be a consistent high quality bark that produces outstanding results. Well established and highly renowned growers are using Kiwi Orchid Bark and came up with the following proof of results;
Proof of Quality and outstanding substrate;
From Sunset Valley Orchids, Fred Clarke's "Fdk. After Dark 'Black Diamond" is visible in the revolving picture on the home page. This beautifull flower and the others on there are grown in Kiwi Orchid Bark.
Fred's pictures below show great root growth at several timescales again in Kiwi Orchid Bark;
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You can mixed it with your prefered ingredients or use it straight you will get great results.
We would suggest that you give Kiwi Orchid Bark a try and find out for yourself that it will be a "Game Changer" for you.
Proof of quality through awards and recognition;
Lee and Roy Neale, who won "The Supreme Horticultural Award" at the Ellerslie International Flower Show in 2007. (Admire them, their awards and flowers in the homepage revolving picture).
Another renowned user of K.O.B is George Fuller, who has countless awards to his name. George was an instrumental player in the development of K.O.B. and has exclusively used this product since its trials and production commenced. At the 2010 Taranaki Orchid show George won several Firsts and other placings with his Pleonies and Masdevallias grown in 3FB (check out his testimonial, comments and photos).
Nola and Graham Hill, who won an Award of Distinction in 2006 and a First in 2010 in the Taranaki Orchid Show with their Masdevallia Harlequin X Copperwing.
Jenny Walsh won a total of 49 awards and 9 trophies in 2010 alone, all for flowers grown in K.O.B. Of these she received 28 firsts and other placings at the North Shore and ANOS New Zealand shows. She became Grand Champion at the ANOS show and Reserved Champion at the North Shore show. Her speciallity is Dendrobiums and Sarcochilus. She says "I will only use Kiwi Orchid Bark".
Kiwi Orchid Bark has a track record of reliability, cleanliness, uniform grading and longevity. Other customer comments on this product include; "It is so clean", "There is no dust in it so it will not smother the roots and we have less root problems using K.O.B.", "It is very even in size" and "It lasts a lot longer than all other orchid barks".