Home | Community | Message Board


Gaiana.nl
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop for: Perlite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlineigore
Shroomist
Registered: 02/24/03
Posts: 73
Loc: AZ
Last seen: 4 years, 1 month
perlite frustration
    #1825705 - 08/18/03 12:47 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

sometimes my friend goes to fan his terrarium and there is condensation on the sides from the perlite and other days there isn't any. most of the time there isn't any condensation. he's confused about how often he should add water and how to know when. how much is too much. there's about 1.5 inches of perlite and +-.75 inches water.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibledog
straw dog

Registered: 06/20/02
Posts: 2,790
Loc: Route 66
Re: perlite frustration [Re: igore]
    #1825718 - 08/18/03 12:50 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

As a general rule your water level should be no higher than 1/4 the level of your perlite for maximum effectiveness.


--------------------


Fascism (fash'izem) n. A governmental system marked by a centralized dictatorship, stringent socioeconomic controls, and often belligerent nationalism. see also: the Bush Administration.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblesoochi
Chef
 User Gallery

Registered: 08/13/02
Posts: 2,420
Loc: The Richest County
Re: perlite frustration [Re: igore]
    #1825731 - 08/18/03 12:57 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

put the perlite in a strainer and run under the faucet till completely wet, let it drain and place in terrarium.


--------------------
Wee, sleeket, cowran, tim'rous beastie,
O, what panic's in thy breastie!
Thou need na start awa sae hasty,
Wi' bickering brattle!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop for: Perlite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* RR: perlite for terrariums, humidifiers for green houses? cosmoline 991 6 01/19/08 05:42 PM
by shroober
* Crumbling cakes on top of perlite in terrarium... BlipKorterly 1,009 5 08/07/02 11:38 AM
by josh057
* perlite and terrarium question... DiarYofaMadmaN 1,057 3 03/04/03 03:50 PM
by JizzlesMcGee
* Re: perlite outside terrarium Anonymous 448 2 04/02/00 02:01 PM
by Humidity
* Small terrarium with 2 PF cakes & PERLITE MrNobody 926 2 02/22/02 03:31 AM
by mystic1
* Does pearlite make your terrarium smell like Ass? Noobey 2,545 12 03/24/09 08:33 PM
by Noobey
* Fanning my terrarium kungpow 641 4 12/31/05 12:01 AM
by xxanxx
* Positive terrarium sterilization confirmation? slack 647 5 12/19/02 04:51 PM
by Angry Mycologist

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
299 topic views. 8 members, 69 guests and 36 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Crestline Sales - MycoPath
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.02 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.