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How I Keep Plants To Leave Longer In The Indoor Enclosure


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#1 babettebeau

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 05:07 PM

Hello,

 

I have found that indoors plants even grasses have a rather shortened life (except cactus plants).

So what i have been doing is that each evening i put the plants (they are in pots) outside on the window seal and in the morning i put them back in the indoor enclosure. The cactus plants stay in the indoor enclosure all the time.

 

I wanted to share this tip with you. I am sure a lot of you do the same though :-)

 

PS: Typo in title..."live", not "leave".



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Posted 04 January 2018 - 05:50 PM

That’s a great tip Sabina. I have to admit Ive given up on growing plants in Tort tables lol

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Posted 05 January 2018 - 03:03 AM

I have Carex grass in my table and it's lasted ages, it's planted into the soil which is deep with me having Horsfields, the plants are near the heat lamp but not too close and have been there forever and are doing really well, this is the only plant i've planted in there that lasts.  :) 



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Posted 05 January 2018 - 06:40 PM

Will have to give carex a go, the gardens full of it.

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Posted 06 January 2018 - 03:06 AM

Will have to give carex a go, the gardens full of it.

I also have this in their outside enclosure, it works well indoors and the babies like to dig down under it on a night.  :) 



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Posted 06 January 2018 - 11:27 AM

Yes, be lots of carex, hebes and Heather in the gravel garden, they love this for shelter in hot weather.




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