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Forum: Growing on Mounts Yesterday, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 961
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Bingo, WW. that was what i meant by...

Bingo, WW.


that was what i meant by water the middle.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally Yesterday, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 105
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
i am quite taken with them...they are the first...

i am quite taken with them...they are the first birds i have experienced in captivity and i think they are a great first one.
Forum: Vendor Feedback Yesterday, 04:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
just as a heads up- when i get the "your package...

just as a heads up- when i get the "your package is about to ship" notice it NEVER goes beyond the preshipment notice- even after it is delivered- i assumed this was a uniquely Florida experience as...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening Yesterday, 04:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
you are correct- i was not being clear- i...

you are correct- i was not being clear- i designed it for passive and then added the fans as i was pretty sure it needed to be boosted...i tried the fans as exhaust but the wet air killed the first...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening Yesterday, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
a couple of reasons; 1- ignorance, when i was...

a couple of reasons;
1- ignorance, when i was first starting out i thought the aquarium panels were all tempered glass so i did not want to ruin them with drilling
2- mail order- once i found out...
Forum: Growing on Mounts Yesterday, 09:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 961
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
brilliant! that plastic dowel has to be cheap! ...

brilliant! that plastic dowel has to be cheap!

i was also thinking about 1/2" pvc since i could use that to water the middle as well. Great suggestions
Forum: Orchid Lounge Yesterday, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 197
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
well done- i have done the same and on plants...

well done- i have done the same and on plants that are not robust enough to hold the rock, a bit of cork will do the same trick
Forum: Off Topic - Totally Yesterday, 01:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 105
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
anyone keep quails?

I have been home a lot lately (lol) and i have done a TON of awesome and terrible projects (as judged by their success, not the fun i had in executing them) and i have endeavoured to make as much as...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening Yesterday, 12:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
so here is the front face of the terrarium...it...

so here is the front face of the terrarium...it is 1/8 plexi and that was a huge mistake! it warped even though i bought "good" plexi and reinforced it with a bar of 1/4"...too little too late.
...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 12-03-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
I have enough holes for decent passive...

I have enough holes for decent passive circulation but I also have two 5cm pc fans running positive pressure. They blow into a diffuser so there is not a lot of “whoosh” but a lot of air is moving...
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-03-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
i am a big fan - no question, but some info i...

i am a big fan - no question, but some info i have heard about the USA division...not me, just anecdotal

i believe that unsold merch ends up there or perhaps they send the stock they anticipate...
Forum: Cypripedium Alliance - others 12-03-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Spectacular!!! Also, the stag horn/elk horn...

Spectacular!!!

Also, the stag horn/elk horn fern is quite magnificent as well
Forum: Beginner Discussion 12-03-2020, 01:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 75
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
That root has not been buried in anything so...

That root has not been buried in anything so doing so will probably be shocking to it and it may rot.

I would leave it out as long as there were adequate healthy roots in the medium as well
...
Forum: Terrarium Gardening 12-03-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Thanks! Yes. It is doing well. I’d say three...

Thanks!

Yes. It is doing well. I’d say three steps forward for each one step back

It is at 13 plants and all but two ( two of the bulbos I took cuttings from outside and stuck in here) are in...
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 12-03-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Shaka Zulu!!! I am without any meaningful words. ...

Shaka Zulu!!! I am without any meaningful words.

Thank you for sharing that
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-02-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Hi. They take care of the customs as they import...

Hi. They take care of the customs as they import to themselves. They then really ship from their USA location in Apopka Florida

I know they mention that a VAT could be added but I have never had...
Forum: Growing on Mounts 12-02-2020, 01:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 961
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
HahHa cheers, mate! Those are some vigorous...

HahHa cheers, mate!

Those are some vigorous roots for a Bulbophyllum
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 12-02-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 526
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Well said, WW I am so often humbled by the...

Well said, WW

I am so often humbled by the vastness of this amazing planet as with the people in it.
Thank you for sharing indeed

---------- Post added at 11:33 PM ---------- Previous post...
Forum: Catasetum and Stanhopea Alliance 12-01-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 101
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Splendid. I also am very taken with the color.

Splendid. I also am very taken with the color.
Forum: Vendor Feedback 12-01-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 13,628
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
She got back to me and said I could add express...

She got back to me and said I could add express or two day.

It seemed to me that they are getting either a lot of complaints or returns and they want to do what they can to avoid it
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 11-30-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 967
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
your choice...i would make a bed of styrafoam and...

your choice...i would make a bed of styrafoam and rockwool and keep it moist...

be careful if you wash the outside as the plant will be sprouting from one of the three eyes and the initial roots...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 11-30-2020, 03:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 526
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
Your comment about living where you holidayed and...

Your comment about living where you holidayed and then finding further seclusion makes me infinitely happy and I wish the same in you

I can think of little finer than spending one’s life where...
Forum: Greenhouse Gardening 11-29-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 408
Views: 64,758
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
.....and not one more Hahaha the lies we...

.....and not one more

Hahaha the lies we tell ourselves
Forum: Vanda Alliance - others 11-28-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,908
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: Beginner Discussion 11-27-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 156
Posted By DirtyCoconuts
So those are Dendrobiums and they do not need the...

So those are Dendrobiums and they do not need the extra spacer you describe as long as you use an appropriate medium for your environment and watering style
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