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perlite-verm?
    #1813156 - 08/14/03 12:48 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

i would like to know if i can put verm in the bottom of the terrarium(in order to have humidification) instead of perlite?


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Re: perlite-verm? [Re: ionathan]
    #1813173 - 08/14/03 12:54 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

No. Try that and you'll just end up with a soggy mess in the bottom of your terrarium. Perlite's cheap, just go to a hardware or garden store and get some.


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Re: perlite-verm? [Re: ionathan]
    #1813366 - 08/14/03 01:56 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

verm doesn't behave the same as perlite when it comes to maintaining humidity. They serve different purposes.


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Re: perlite-verm? [Re: soochi]
    #1814248 - 08/14/03 05:57 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

Absolutely correct. Vermiculite is actually closer to a dessicant than a humidifier.


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Re: perlite-verm? [Re: OJK]
    #1814451 - 08/14/03 07:07 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

thanks everyone .i have just bought and my humidity is great!!!


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