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Forum: Terrarium Gardening 02-03-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Thank you all. I will be working on the coffee...

Thank you all. I will be working on the coffee attempt over the next few days. I am hopeful this will eliminate the problem!
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-31-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Hi rbarata, do you just essentially use cool...

Hi rbarata, do you just essentially use cool black coffee rather than water to water/drench the plants? 100% coffee or like a 50/50 coffee water mix?

Thanks!
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-31-2021, 06:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Hi Roberta. They are essentially all mounted to...

Hi Roberta. They are essentially all mounted to various cork pieces and background of the terrarium.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-31-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Hi Roberta, like applying coffee grounds to the...

Hi Roberta, like applying coffee grounds to the floor of the terrarium? Iíve read a few threads on here about bush snails but it seemed that most havenít had good luck or a go to/definitive way to...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-31-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Thanks Ray. So would you recommend putting...

Thanks Ray. So would you recommend putting granules of a product that has metaldehyde around on the floor of the terrarium? Or are there any other tips/tricks to getting rid of them with these...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-31-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 340
Posted By orion141
Small snails in terrarium

Hi All,

So I noticed some very tiny snails on the walls of my terrarium. They are at most 3-5mm in size. I have a pic below but itís really hard to see these or photograph them. How do you deal...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-30-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
I have a AC infinity fan (40mm) that has been...

I have a AC infinity fan (40mm) that has been running constantly for over a year with no major problems so far despite humidity usually >90%. They are available on Amazon and seem to work pretty well...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-26-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
I wouldnít think it would prevent water...

I wouldnít think it would prevent water absorption. And Iím assuming most of the water in the substrate will be obtained from misting and watering as well?
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-26-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
I use a fine mesh (neherp sells it on their...

I use a fine mesh (neherp sells it on their website) to prevent small pieces of substrate from making their way into the LECA.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-26-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
Agreed! I use a 1Ē piece of black pvc in the...

Agreed! I use a 1Ē piece of black pvc in the front corner of my tank with LECA as a siphon point.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-25-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
I (and I think many others) have used LECA...

I (and I think many others) have used LECA (lightweight expanded clay aggregate) rather than gravel for this purpose. I think it helps to wick moisture, etc more efficiently than gravel (although Iím...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-25-2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 503
Posted By orion141
Welcome back to the hobby and orchidboard! I...

Welcome back to the hobby and orchidboard!

I am relatively new to terrarium growing, but I think that the false bottom will serve two purposes from my understanding. 1) it will help to keep...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-25-2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By orion141
Thank you all!!

Thank you all!!
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-24-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By orion141
Terrarium lighting control?

Hi All,

I have almost finished construction of my new 24x18x24 exoterra terrarium (purely for growing orchids). I have an LED hood from spectral designs. Currently I can manually dim the lights...
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 01-20-2021, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By orion141
I know this is an old thread, but did you try...

I know this is an old thread, but did you try this orchid again or have any luck figuring out what happened?
Forum: Member Projects 01-07-2021, 09:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 22,619
Posted By orion141
Iíd be down for the start of a discussion (only a...

Iíd be down for the start of a discussion (only a few months til warmer weather).
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 12-26-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By orion141
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 12-22-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By orion141
Exoterra glass lid design

Hi all!

I am looking for a little help with a glass lid design for a 24x18x24 ď exoterra terrarium that I am in the process of constructing. As some of you may know there are some irregularities...
Forum: Miniatures Show & Tell 12-21-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By orion141
Pre-ordered mine! Canít wait.

Pre-ordered mine! Canít wait.
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 12-21-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By orion141
Beautiful! May I ask your culture conditions?

Beautiful! May I ask your culture conditions?
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-20-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 304
Posted By orion141
I would consider them a pest. Have you let those...

I would consider them a pest. Have you let those vendors know about them and if so what was their response?
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-20-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 304
Posted By orion141
I too would not expect them to do selling any...

I too would not expect them to do selling any plants knowing they were infested. That being said I still quarantine my new plants (if possible) for some time as issues can arise even for the best...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 12-18-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 429
Posted By orion141
Prior to me killing mine ( :( ) I also remember...

Prior to me killing mine ( :( ) I also remember mine having these color roots. It is a pretty cool little plant, enjoy!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-06-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By orion141
I would assume that you would use the msu formula...

I would assume that you would use the msu formula for tap water/well water. But there are others who may know better.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 12-02-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,236
Posted By orion141
Looks great! Any updates??

Looks great!

Any updates??
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