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Re: totems for climbers
From: "Julius Boos" ju-bo at msn.com> on 2002.05.15 at 02:45:21(8791)|
I would discourage the use of tree-fern 'logs' for any purpose, these are
wild-collected products and soon wipe out an area of any tree-ferns, they
take ages to grow to any size in nature (scream at me, you orchid-growers!!)
>>Have you tried tree fern logs?? Ron|
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To: "Multiple recipients of list AROID-L"
Sent: Tuesday, May 14, 2002 2:38 PM
Subject: Re: totems for climbers
> I have been using this method for years... After about 3 years, the
> spaghnum will break down... Of course, this depends on the quality
> of the spaghnum used.
> >I have been experimenting with totems for climbing aroids with
> >varying success. During my browsing I had seen a cylender of wire
> >mesh filled with sphagnum , I duplicated this and have had a great
> >Can anyone throw more ideas for a better totem?
> > Iain Mcgregor Perth Western Australia
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