Cool vivarium – some fine tuning and upgrades

Cool vivarium todayFor the past few weeks I have been working on a few  long awaited upgrades for the cool vivarium. Well, long awaited for me, I am not a very patient person… Now they are finally all done and I am very pleased with the results. So here is an updated photo of the viv today along with an account of all […]

Time to reconfigure the cool vivarium for winter

I gained the room back again!So the weather prognosis is predicting a lot cooler temperatures from now on, down below 10 C at night and below 20 C during the day. So I thought is was time to pack up the air conditioning unit for this season and reconfigure the cool vivarium for winter. A fairly easy job actually, I […]

A fan-tastic upgrade

New fansThe shelves in my orchid growing window have gotten notably more crowded lately… hmmm wonder how that happened… The four fans on the right side of the window don’t quite manage to push enough air across anymore. There are simply too many orchids in the way. So, this weekend dear husband helped me install four matching fans on the opposite side. The are […]

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