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29gal tank turned terrarium...need help!!!

Posted by midnamoondog 7 (My Page) on
Mon, May 11, 09 at 16:06

Hi! I have been reading and reading and reading and I seem to be even more lost than I was before! I have recently purchased some succulents. Here is the link to be exact:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&item=150343401311

Here is the list of what I got:
Seriecio Rowleyanus / String of Pearls
Kalanchoe / Mother of Thousands
Echeveria Perle Von Nurnberg / Rose Colored
Echeveria Harmsii / Red Velvet
Echeveria / Green Velvet
Crassula / Jade
Crassula Ovata Arborescens / Baby Jade
Sedum Rubrotinctum / Pork n Beans
Tradescantia Pallida / Purple Heart Wondering Jew
Aeonium / Zwartkop
Aeonium / Sunset Crest
Aeonium / Kiwi
Aeonium / Green Rosette
Aeonium / Variegated Green n White Rosette
Aeonium Hawthorii / Pinwheel Rosette
Stapelia / Starfish Flower
Crassula Marnieriana / Jade Necklace Vine Miniature
Graptopetalum Paraguayense / Ghost Plant
Portulacaria Afra / Miniature Jade
Crassula Rupestris / Good for Hanging Baskets
Echeveria Dehrenbergii / Ghostly Blue Rosette
Aloe Vera / Medicine Aloe
Euphorbia Tirucalli / Pencil Cactus
Delosperma / Ice Plant Purple or Pink
Delosperma / Ice Plant White or Orange

Now what I'll be receiving are cuttings/small plants. I was thinking of putting these in my empty 29 gallon fish tank. I used to use it, but I haven't for about 3 years since I've moved around. I have all the accessories with it, including a hood with flourescent lights. So I was wondering if anyone has any advice. I will only be putting plants in it, no water falls, no animals. Thanks for your help!


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RE: 29gal tank turned terrarium...need help!!!

WoW Will you have room for all those?? Many of those resent too high humidity,very high light requirements and several get quite large. I have seen beautiful succulent terrariums but for me they rot . So I mainly grow them in the yard. How do you plan on potting and arranging??
gary


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