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  1. Amphibians
    Hello guys, I am new here and i need your advise! I have just buy a cute albino pacman frog, and i have set up a terrarium with live plants. The plants i added are Parlor palm, pothos and hedera cypria. So, i have 3 questions. 1. Is it safe to use NATURAL LIGHT / FULL SPECTRUM DAYLIGHT BULB...
  2. Planted Vivariums
    Hello lads/ladies, My tank was looking abit bare so I decided to pop down my local garden centre and pickup a nice fern and wandering Jew to give more foliage coverage. What's the best way to prep these plants before placing them in the vivarium? I know to obviously knock off as much soil as...
  3. Habitat
    Hey guys! I have a keen interest in naturalistic vivaria and over the past week I have done a fair amount of research into plants from the Iran/Pakistan region of the Leopard Gecko's environment. I've compiled a list of 8 viable species from looking through over 70 species from scientific...
  4. Spiders and Inverts
    So I've just installed a pair of Bromeliads in my A. Avicularia and L. Parahybana exoterras... I've got a polystyrene background in the Salmon Pink tank and I was talking to my friend about how to plant it out better. They advised using 100% clay cat litter, moulded back into clay, with peat...
  5. Breeding
    Hi Guys, Just wondering if this Akadama would be suitable for incubating Crestie Eggs? UK Aquatic Plant Society Forum • View topic - Akadama - A cheap substrate I have a lot left over from my Bonsai days so would save me buying perlite etc I assume it's very similar (if not the same) to...
  6. Lizards
    is aquatic compost safe or even suitable to plant plants to put into crestie or day gecko enclosures. my other alterative is exo terra plantation soil as is already rep safe. thanks iin advance. mark
  7. Equipment & Supplies
    YOYOYOY:3 what substrate is best for the next few things.. lack or smell, less impaction, able to plant live plants in. TAH!:L x
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