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CP terrarium thread, continued

Discussion in 'Terrariums, Paludariums and Vivariums' started by jbradt, Nov 22, 2010.

  1. jbradt

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    The old thread was starting to get a little unwieldy, so I thought I'd start a new one with some pics I took today as I was watering.

    The ceph and heli: both showing good seasonal growth. The ceph even grew a strong winter leaf.
    ceph_winter leaf.JPG
    heli_new growth.JPG

    The droseras: still doing well, and I think at least one is about to produce gemmae. If I get a bunch I'll let you guys know.
    droseras.JPG

    The intermediate rack: everyone here seems to be doing well.
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    n. ventricosa and n. vetricosa x talengensis
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    n. ventricosa
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    n. vent x tal
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    n. truncata and n. sanguinea
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    n. truncata
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    n. sanguinea
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    n. copelandii: this guy is really impressive to me. =)
    n copelandii.JPG

    Thanks (as always) for any questions or comments!

    ceph_winter leaf.JPG droseras.JPG heli_new growth.JPG intermediate rack.JPG n copelandii.JPG sang.JPG trunc.JPG trunc_sanguinea.JPG vent.JPG ventxtal.JPG vent_ventxtal.JPG
     
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    Looking great JB!
     
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    Thanks, Paul... did you get your fan hooked up?
     
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    Well I think I made a boo boo and burned out the motor. I might get a bigger one.
     
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    Wow they all look great! Nice work!
     
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    Thanks, Razz! A few days ago I noticed something weird on my Heli. I've watched it for a few days, and it turns out it's a flower stalk! I'll put some pics up when it blooms.
     
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    Congrats! I think your Heli loves you lol.
     
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    Update on my HL tank. I bought a 12x12x18 ZooMed terrarium that was more than half off on the black Friday say at work. I also just set up my 3" fan. The temp is already starting to go down which is pretty good. I think I need another light on top, 1 doesn't look like its going to cut it. I'm noticing some movement in my N. lowii x muliensis since I put it down in the basement. Also, my N. spectabilis x aristolochioides doesn't look like its doing to bad either. pretty happy about that.
    Question, should I have the top uncovered or mostly covered?

    O and wheres Pappy-dew been at?
     
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    Awesome! I need to set up one of these for the orchids as soon as the light becomes a feasible purchase. Is the plastic attached to the poles in any way? The plants are looking really great! Love the drosera collection. They are such intricate little plants.
     
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    Sounds awesome, Paul! I hope the lowii pulls makes it. I think Pappy's been busy with school and such. I haven't seen him around much in a while.

    Inka... The plastic is basically just taped to the legs of the rack. It works well to keep in humidity and heat.
     
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