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    Quote Originally Posted by phissionkorps View Post
    when theyre young (less than 6" across), they are hard to grow because you have to keep their conditions constantly favorable and stable.
    young grasshappa, i will let you in on an old indian trick some white guy showed me........ziplock bags
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    And maybe an AC thing and a heater.

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    mines doing great in my basement........stays in the 65-75 degree range.........
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    ziplock bags are a bad idea...i'd definitely stay away from them. They have a tendency to get too wet inside, but even if they didn't, damp, stagnant air is a horrible idea as it is going to host a slew of unwanted organisms
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    my hamata's been inside one for over a year................my aristo spent 6 months in one till i was sure it was rooted.......my jac, rajah and lowii are currently in them aswell.

    small pots and 1 gallon ziplocks do wonders aslong as your using flourecent light, just damp LFS for soil and open them about once a month to check on them.....................1 gal ziplocks are a valuble tool for me..................
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    i have a 25-gallon terrarium with a lid open about half way...do u think that will work ok?

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    Don't the ziploc bags get kind of hot with all that light right above it?

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    define right above it..................never did get the reasoning for putting plants right next to the lights.........my pings are roughly 14 inches away and nice and compact and pink.........i have no issues with heat from lights except when nepenthes start to vine such as my jac x izumae which is getting cut soon due to 3 feet of vine and my poor U. humboldtii which keeps insisting on placing its flower stalks right on the bulbs no matter how i try to train them elsewhere.............
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