Category Archives: 75g terraria

Longwood Gardens Orchid Extravaganza and SEPOS Orchid Show

Amy and I spent a lovely day (despite the rainy weather) at Longwood Gardens on Saturday. We had never been to Longwood before, but this will not be the last time; it’s a really beautiful facility. The main reason we … Continue reading

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Cryptocoryne undulata spathe

I have been growing various Cryptocoryne species in an emersed setup for over a year, but have been frustrated because none of them had ever flowered for me.  Earlier this year, my Lagenandra thwaitesii flowered, but until now, none of … Continue reading

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Lagenandra thwaitesii spathe opens

The L. thwaitesii spathe has opened: Another shot showing the cool color and texture inside:

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Lagenandra thwaitesii spathe

I have been growing emersed Cryptocoryne and Lagenandra for over a year now, and they have steadfastly refused to flower for me.  This has been immensely frustrating, because the whole reason I started growing them emersed was to get them … Continue reading

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Nepenthes updates

Well, after losing both Nepenthes ampullaria and the N. mirabilis to low humidity just after we got them, most of the other Nepenthes have pulled through, and are starting to flourish.

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Stoopid newbie mistakes… Nepenthes don’t like <40% RH :(

As detailed in a previous post, we just received a shipment of 10 new Nepenthes from Black Jungle, and placed them in our 75g terrarium.  Well, we didn’t have the humidity very high in that tank, in fact it was … Continue reading

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New Nepenthes arrivals

Well, my Nepenthes order from Black Jungle arrived, and Amy unpacked it and took some pictures:

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Nepenthes on the way, woo-hoo!

Well, I placed my first Nepenthes order from BlackJungle terrarium supply: Nepenthes ampullaria N. ampullaria ‘Harlequin’ N. alata N. x ‘Judith Finn’ N. sanguinea N. mirabilis var. echinostoma N. rafflesiana N. rafflesiana var. gigantea clone BE-99 N. bicalcarata ‘Red Flush’ … Continue reading

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