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Forum: Off Topic - Totally 08-23-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 129
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Posted By kg5
Hi Leafmite. Would be very nice to see an...

Hi Leafmite.

Would be very nice to see an image of your Tillandsia tricholepsis plants. Am very interested.

Tillandsia tricholepsis ready to hang into their growing position. This image seems...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 08-22-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Some new incoming Tillandsia and some to get...

Some new incoming Tillandsia and some to get number to target.

Sunrise image from new camera! About time!

https://i.imgur.com/maWHbYt.jpg?1

Box of plants from my wholesaler.
...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-10-2019, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By kg5
The link to the youtube! There is more but I like...

The link to the youtube! There is more but I like this one!

DIY 12V LED Grow Light Build - YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ro6PXANCyQ)
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-10-2019, 03:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By kg5
The cost of running 12v is very attractive. ...

The cost of running 12v is very attractive.

There was a good youtube visual on the how to do 12v DC LED light strip with self adhesive on the back of the tape. There were only red & blue lights....
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-09-2019, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By kg5
How good would 12v LED grow light be?

12v DC LED grow lights have been fascinating me!

Searched this forum with no luck.

When I search on-line I get the LED light strips. It does look like they will support the needs for low level...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-04-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
Thank you very much Ray! Some great info. Great...

Thank you very much Ray! Some great info. Great ideas. Very smart chamber building. Info I can use!

The lights & fans together.... Yes I can see the need. The bulb info will help me no end.
...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-04-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
There is a lot every hard to germinate spore out...

There is a lot every hard to germinate spore out there! Climate range needs to be same all year round to get these ferns to germinate especially Plycerium being Stagshorns & Elkhorns. Needs 3 to 9...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-04-2019, 03:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
Have just sent out a number of emails to find out...

Have just sent out a number of emails to find out more about how waterproof bathroom heating lights are, here's hoping!

Looks like am using polycarbonate sheeting with timber framing. It will give...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-03-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
Hi Ray 1st up this propagation chamber...

Hi Ray

1st up this propagation chamber project is way out of my experience. In all honestly it has taken me over 2 years to get this far.

Kept searching for "propagation room climate control"...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-03-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
Thanks heaps Subrosa! Maybe I need a climate...

Thanks heaps Subrosa!

Maybe I need a climate controller that turns the light on at 22c and turns it off at 28c.

Winter here average is around 10c to 26c or 50f to 80f. Summer is average is...
Forum: Growing Under Lights 08-03-2019, 01:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By kg5
Hot light for propagation chamber help needed please?

After many many months I believe I have finally found a way of building a propagation chamber the size of a fridge that has a need for 100% humidity.

If I can hook up a hot waterproof light...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 07-23-2019, 03:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By kg5
Even harder to get someone on line to teach you...

Even harder to get someone on line to teach you how to pronounce a botanical name if the example is with the wrong accent to your native tongue.

As an Aussie the USA accent is not a good...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 06-01-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Many of the Tillandsia are in flower now. We have...

Many of the Tillandsia are in flower now. We have just a bit of cold weather which brings them into flowering.Nice time to be around the bush houses.

T.stricta

https://i.imgur.com/GE16uhH.jpg?1...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-21-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Honey Bees really fit in our plant nursery house...

Honey Bees really fit in our plant nursery house type landscape design. It is all coming together nicely.

Our Australian Native Stingless Bee Hive arrived in perfect condition through the mail...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-14-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Bit of a side track. But believe it is of...

Bit of a side track.

But believe it is of interest and the bees also fit in very nicely with the water lilies that now have a nursery area in one of our Tillandsia bush houses.

Indiana...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-10-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,502
Posted By kg5
Hi Jerm It looks to be a Platycerium...

Hi Jerm

It looks to be a Platycerium bifurcatum. They are the most common Australian elkhorn. Nice plant!

They will take a frosty night so long as their not in the open. They will also take...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-08-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By kg5
Such an amazing forum that seems so fragile! ...

Such an amazing forum that seems so fragile!

Thank you Admin & mods for how & what you do to keep everything happening.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-04-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Hi HailStarscream Tip damage has never been...

Hi HailStarscream

Tip damage has never been talked about here. Maybe others can help here too.

Yes the dieing off of the Tillandsia leaf tips is one of those things. Believe it comes from the...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-04-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Bees are very interesting wisdomseeker! This...

Bees are very interesting wisdomseeker!

This link is about Australian bees

Native Bees of Queensland Poster | Etsy...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Thank you for the kind words Leafmite. Have...

Thank you for the kind words Leafmite. Have really fallen head over heels with Tillandsia. But a new comer to us here are water lilies and have a nursery for them at ground shelf level in my new...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 806
Posted By kg5
Good to see you back estación seca! It is a great...

Good to see you back estación seca! It is a great thing that you can do those jobs yourself.

We had just about zero rain over our wet season being summer. But we have had rain every 2nd day all...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-02-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 21,018
Posted By kg5
Have been watching Tillandsia aeranthos miniature...

Have been watching Tillandsia aeranthos miniature since they arrived a couple of months ago.

There are clearly 3 different sizes at present and have been since they arrived. Have them isolated to...
Forum: Photography 04-24-2019, 02:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,406
Posted By kg5
Found my photobucket account and logged in. They...

Found my photobucket account and logged in. They still will not talk to me about my images that they are keeping from me. 15 years of my images.

After what they did to all of us. They can be...
Forum: Photography 04-23-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,406
Posted By kg5
Shock! Photobucket has changed dramatically...

Shock!

Photobucket has changed dramatically cost wise.

Now to see if I can find my images.
Forum: Photography 04-22-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,406
Posted By kg5
Does anyone use an image hosting site here?

Am very experienced with posting images that are full size but reduced to a loading size that is less than a thumb nail. The thumb nail image seems to be the norm as a posted image on this forum...
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