My stick :)

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My stick :)

Postby Krystal » Mon Jun 30, 2008 10:27 am

Well this is my stick which belongs in my frog tank. I chipped, drilled, cut, stabbed and pulled at it to make a hole for my baby fern then nailed a bit of bark back on and put some dirt and slow release fertiliser into a bit of stocking and stuck that and my two orchids behind it.
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And this is just to show you what it is for - it is in the top left corner behind the waterfall. I want the fern to grow a little larger so it will hide the hole where the cord for the pump goes into the tank. It is slowly improving as I find more plants to add - oh and there are no frogs in there anymore as I decided that I didn't like feeding them. So it is now my indoor garden :) It is a 4 foot turtle tank which I pulled the shelf out and cut the pipes off then siliconed in the rocks for the waterfall and the piece of glass to make the water section.
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Re: My stick :)

Postby Patricia » Mon Jun 30, 2008 10:47 am

How clever are you Krystal & isn't it good to stand back & look at something that you've thought up yourself..
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Re: My stick :)

Postby veg gardener » Mon Jun 30, 2008 10:56 am

very nice :)
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Re: My stick :)

Postby Mister Wisteria » Mon Jun 30, 2008 11:35 am

Very well done, looks great. :D
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Re: My stick :)

Postby The Estate » Mon Jun 30, 2008 11:39 am

I love your tank, :shock: gives me ideas for when my last fish dies :roll:
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Re: My stick :)

Postby rosie » Mon Jun 30, 2008 12:09 pm

Looks terrific, a great idea. My fish numbers are on the decline also.
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Re: My stick :)

Postby tilly » Mon Jun 30, 2008 3:39 pm

very clever Krystal.... I do like very much.....
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Re: My stick :)

Postby Patricia » Mon Jun 30, 2008 4:54 pm

Rosie & Thee...enough of that..I'm starting to feel sorry for your fish! :lol:
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Re: My stick :)

Postby bubba louie » Mon Jun 30, 2008 5:10 pm

What did you do with the frogs? :shock:
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Re: My stick :)

Postby Pam » Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:36 am

Hopefully they're still in there. Crystal, I love it! :D What sort of frogs are they?
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Re: My stick :)

Postby Krystal » Tue Jul 01, 2008 8:44 am

They were just a couple of green tree frogs that I caught from the garden. I let them go out on my balcony as I get lots of different frogs up there sleeping in my self watering pots and bags of mulch :) I have a bucket filled with plain peat moss for them which has a few plants, some pots laying on their sides and some rocks then I just fill it up with water as it dries out too much. I also have a couple of solar lights in my other pots to help attract bugs. Oh and I think my last fish just died :shock:
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