orchid bark

  1. gregcalverley0327

    Orchid bark in Michigan

    I’ve been trying to find a local source for orchid bark in west Michigan and have had zero luck. Anybody know of anything in Michigan that sells it in bulk? Would like to buy the 2 cubic foot bags if possible before buying smaller 24 qt bags online for 15 each
  2. S

    Zoo Med Premium Repti Bark Natural Fir Reptile Bedding for Leopard Tortoise?

    Hi all! I have been doing some looking for orchid bark and I can’t find any that have a ton for the money. I noticed that the Zoo Med Reptile Bark is 100% fir and was curious if it would be beneficial to use? If not, what are the brands of orchid bark that y’all use? Thank you in advance!!
  3. CliffordtheredfootTORT

    redfoot hatchling substrate?

    Ok so I found this stuff at menards it looks exactly like coconut coir to me. My plan was to put about 4 inches of this down and then cypress multch on top for a dry layer has anyone else used this stuff before does it work is it safe? Or am I better off just buy eco earth or something like that...
  4. A.Vazquez

    A much happier Bruce!

    I want to thank you all for the advice, and threads! While the enclosure is no where near finished, Bruce is much more pleased with his surroundings. Little one even started digging! Considering adding coco to help with moisture retention. Any thoughts? I've read both yes and no on here.
  5. margosha

    Doesn't Seem to Like Damp Substrate?

    I have recently acquired an adult Russian, and I've been keeping him on Repti-bark. It's dry on top, but moist underneath, and I've read that they're supposed to create microclimates by finding the humidity down below, but I've noticed that he only burrows when the bark has dried out and it's...
  6. T

    Black Gold Orchid Bark?

    Has anyone used this brand before? https://www.acehardware.com/departments/lawn-and-garden/landscaping/mulch/7326655?x429=true&utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&gclid=Cj0KCQiAvqDiBRDAARIsADWh5TfXCP75hfq80vFav8jO2Mfnb40Jk5GP-M3hUtcG0zFf-3Tkem88btAaAlilEALw_wcB I just inherited a yearling...
  7. MickeysMummy

    Help! Mites?!

    Hey everyone. It’s been a while since I posted but I’m hoping someone can help. Yesterday while changing the water in the viv, I noticed some tiny white bugs underneath the water dish. After closer inspection I saw more of these bugs in the substrate and now I’m worried sick. Are these mites...