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    Well, hello everyone this is my first post, and just wanted to share some pictures.

    My terrarium, it still needs to grow in a bit. I just set it up last week, it was an upgrade from a twenty gallon.

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    One of the bical pitchers

    One of the amp pitchers

    And can anyone tell me what the hell this fuzzy thing is, it grew in when everything was in the twenty gal. and I thought it was cool so I transplanted it.

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    Wow! Looks natural and I like the shape of the aquarium.

    That fuzzy thing is a fern rhizome.

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    Very Nice!
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    Thanks for the complements and the ID.

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    Most likely from a rabbits foot fern.

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    RE; Fern

    That particular fern can be very damaging to nepenthes.
    In a container it can wrap its roots so tightly around the nepenthes roots that it actually kinda strangles the nepenthes.
    Every seed that you plant ,doesn't sprout.
    Every seed that sprouts, doesn't make it to maturity.
    Every cutting that you stick doesn't grow roots.
    Every cutting that roots doesn't grow to a small plant.
    Every small plant doesn't reach maturity.


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    I did notice a lot of roots in the old tank, and i mean A LOT. So i think I'm going to take it out, because it did seem my bical was becoming root bound, slowing it growth and what not. Thanks for the warning.

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    Nice looking terrarium. Couple questions...

    What kind of lighting are you using? Also, have you always grown your bical in a terrarium? Seems to be doing really well!

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