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  1. The Lounge & Introductions
    Hello, I just connected to this forum when searching for information for my first aquarium. I have a micro tank, substrate, hardscape, plants, and test kit ... and I'm ready to go! (EDIT: I have a light as well) Previously I have made 2 closed terraria with rainforest plants, one open...
  2. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    I want to make a mossarium and use the charcoal as a little small mountain
  3. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello! So I recently got into creating closed environment plant terrariums and for Christmas my in-law got me this really cool container. However, it does not have a rubber seal and is relatively loose (I can wiggle it around when its on the container). I want to make it airtight and I was...
  4. DIY
    Hello, sorry for bad english but please bear with me, i have built a 120x60x50 cm terrarium with 40mm wooden beams as support for a royal/ball python and will purchase acrylic bathroom paint today to paint it with, the paint has 1g of VOC/L wich is the lowest i was able to find but since it is...
  5. Plants
    Hey all, I started a small terrarium and am looking for advice. It's an aqua worx iota (basically a tall cylinder) with UNS controlsoil, a piece of dragon stone, some terrarium plants, a bucephalandra and an anubias nana. The buce and anubias are on the dragon stone. I put water in up to the...
  6. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello there! I have created my first terrarium this past week and am hoping to be able to glean some knowledge, insight and feedback as I start this new aspect of my hobby. I snagged a $5 glass bowl and $6 "retro" desk lamp at a garage sale last weekend. I'm certain I have made all sorts...
  7. The Lounge & Introductions
    Hello all, My background is in aquariums and I'm recent to the vivarium/riparium/terrarium/paludarium group. I love the concept of utilizing these types of set ups for housing animals / critters, or for generic plant display in the house. I'm passionate about ecology and I've launched a new...
  8. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Paludarium Information: 22 Gallon Long Mr. Aqua Rimless Aquarium 2x 25w 6500k LED pendants 1x 30w LED adjustable kelvin fixture 2x Tetra waterfall filters for filtration and waterfalls Lots of Egg Crate and Pond Foam Josh's Frogs Plant Substrate 20lb Eco Complete Substrate 100w Titanium...
  9. Lighting
    Hi there, I am new here and happy to see a lot of hobbyists helping each other out. I have a little experience doing aquascapes and a large planted wall in my small back garden. Now I am planing out an indoor Planted aquarium/terrarium/paludarium (not sure what to call this yet) that gets very...
  10. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hi there! tl;dr: Does anyone have any suggestions or could point me in a direction to research set ups for display emersed terrariums that grow aquatic plants? Possibly mixed with non aquatic plants? ----- I am currently in the middle of dry starting my 9 gallon fluval flex and am already...
  11. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello~ I have just set up a 36 gal long tank for my King Snake. It's pretty low tech right now, but I have plans to improve it once I can save up. It was kind of an emergency set up (rescued the snake from my neighbor's son) turned obsession xD Right now, I have an LED light screwed into a dome...
  12. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello forum. I rather recently got into terrariums as a hobby, but it's sort of exploded into the nascent formations of a career, I think. I might be taking it a bit too far, and spending a bit too much of my paycheck on moss and jars. But no matter! I am passionate, I don't mind poverty for a...
  13. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello folks, I'm new to the forum but have been making bottled terrariums for a few years now. This is my third and largest one and hasn't been watered for about a year and a half. The soil does a good job of staying moist from the condensation which occurs about twice a day. There are...
  14. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    I was recently given a small glass terrarium. It is only about a foot long and about 8 inches wide, it has a little roof that you can flap up and hold in place. I will post pictures soon. I like the idea of keeping woodland-y type plants in there, ferns and mosses etc It seems quite common...
  15. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    Hello everybody, My name is Michel and I'm a big aquarium fan, but I would also like to start a (small) terrarium and I hope you could help me with this. :) I have an empty aquarium (20" x 12" x 12") and I would like it to use this as terrarium. I already have 4 aquariums in my room, and I...
  16. Riparium/Terrarium/Vivarium
    After browsing many pictures of Wabi Kusas and other people's emmersed set ups of many aquatic plants I have decided to start my own emersed project. My goal was to create a nice natural looking scape - A little corner of a jungle in my room. More Details: Substrate: Regular potting soil...
  17. Tank Journals
    Hi All, I'm pretty to new to setting up vivariums and I'd like to get some advise from you "veterans" out there. :help: A bit about my set up (photo-1)(photo-2)(photo-3): I have a 30cmx30cmx45cm(h) vivarium. I am using Reptile One Coco-Fibre substrate I have a male Rainbow Stag Beetle as...
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