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Forum: Greenhouse Gardening Today, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 125
Posted By Subrosa
I have a couple of very nice plants that I got as...

I have a couple of very nice plants that I got as bag babies.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-16-2020, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,189
Posted By Subrosa
Without knowing at least TDS (total dissolved...

Without knowing at least TDS (total dissolved solids) of the purified drinking water there's no way to intelligently answer that question. However distilled water which is available in gallons at...
Forum: Pet Depot 01-13-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 351
Posted By Subrosa
He looks like he's made out of spare parts left...

He looks like he's made out of spare parts left over from other dogs!
Forum: Advanced Discussion 01-10-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 826
Posted By Subrosa
Hahaha! Well that's why friends are for!

Hahaha! Well that's why friends are for!
Forum: Advanced Discussion 01-10-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 826
Posted By Subrosa
One brand I've installed (Coralife if memory...

One brand I've installed (Coralife if memory serves) marked the ports "in" and "out", but without marking which side of the system was for product water. But the unit is assymmetrical, so by...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 01-10-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 826
Posted By Subrosa
There are 2 flow paths through the auto shut off...

There are 2 flow paths through the auto shut off solenoid. One handles the finished water coming out of the unit, which is the one connected to the float valve. The other handles water coming out of...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 01-09-2020, 12:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 826
Posted By Subrosa
If the output rate drops while the TDS is still...

If the output rate drops while the TDS is still acceptable, and assuming that the inlet temperature and pressure haven't dropped, your sediment and/or carbon filters are clogged.
Forum: Advanced Discussion 01-09-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 826
Posted By Subrosa
Get an inline TDS meter to monitor inlet and...

Get an inline TDS meter to monitor inlet and outlet water so there's no guessing as to when to replace the membrane.
Forum: Growing on Mounts 01-09-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 413
Posted By Subrosa
Several years agonI was working at a nursery and...

Several years agonI was working at a nursery and we had a couple of large cinnamon ferns that were winter killed. When I cleared out the pots I found large pieces of osmunda which I mounted some...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 01-08-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Subrosa
It should be the largest. I start watering when...

It should be the largest. I start watering when as soon as I notice it's no longer smooth. You should move it before the new roots start growing to avoid damaging them. Fwiw I grow the overwhelming...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 01-08-2020, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By Subrosa
Just because the roots get 3"-4" long doesn't...

Just because the roots get 3"-4" long doesn't necessarily mean you have to start watering. You definitely shouldn't water intil that point, but there's some thought that Catasetum get "lazy" about...
Forum: Outdoor Gardening 01-07-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By Subrosa
Off the top of my head, Sacoila lanceolata,...

Off the top of my head, Sacoila lanceolata, Habenaria repens, Arundina graminifolia.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 01-06-2020, 11:39 PM
Replies: 921
Sticky: The joke thread
Views: 126,269
Posted By Subrosa
Three high school friends are in the men's room...

Three high school friends are in the men's room at their 10th reunion, lined up at the urinals. The first one finished his business, walked over to the sink and turned it on full blast. He puts a big...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-05-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By Subrosa
For certain. Fortunately CO2 is considerably...

For certain. Fortunately CO2 is considerably heavier than air, so suspending the dry ice above the container will allow the gas to drop into the container.
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 01-05-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 527
Posted By Subrosa
If it's not soft, don't worry. If it does start...

If it's not soft, don't worry. If it does start to soften, cut away the affected part immediately and let the rest dry out. Catasetum will regrow from large enough pieces of healthy pseudobulbs.
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-05-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By Subrosa
I'm not sure why the removal of the plants is...

I'm not sure why the removal of the plants is suggested, as it does indeed defeat at least some of the purpose of the treatment. The cold could certainly be an issue, but I've left plants overnight...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 01-04-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By Subrosa
It can definitely work, but I'm not certain how...

It can definitely work, but I'm not certain how long various pests can hold their breath. Plus you'll need to know the life cycle of the specific pest, since it will probably have no effect upon eggs...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 01-02-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 670
Posted By Subrosa
If you're a serial over waterer consider...

If you're a serial over waterer consider semi-hydroponic culture.
Forum: Parts & Equipment 12-26-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By Subrosa
You can get lengths of steel rod of the proper...

You can get lengths of steel rod of the proper diameter and cut and form your own.
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-26-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By Subrosa
Orchid Trail

I've been sitting on this review for quite some time, debating whether or not to post it and how to put it. I made an order from Orchid Trail about a year and a half ago. I ordered two plants,...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-26-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 550
Posted By Subrosa
On the bright side, he won't ever sell to you...

On the bright side, he won't ever sell to you again after you you criticise him.
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-25-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By Subrosa
Another word of warning. He lurks here.

Another word of warning. He lurks here.
Forum: Identification Forum 12-24-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By Subrosa
It looks like an epiphytic fern.

It looks like an epiphytic fern.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-21-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Subrosa
Actually the flowers are rather non descript on...

Actually the flowers are rather non descript on S. speciosum, but the bracts are very attractive. It's the Poinsettia of the orchid world!
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-21-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Subrosa
Gongora rufescens.

Gongora rufescens.
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