After a while peat falls back to a ph of 4 or 5. In my pots anyways. Also becomes hydrophobic easily.
Coco sits around ph 6 all year long. Buffers pretty well. Easier for me to grow in as I can be a little lazier. .
Coconuts are from the tropics.
Bog marshes sound cold and ........boggy.
Coconuts are way more fun. .