Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V1 #242

> Also, someone mentioned sandblasting gravel as a substrate.  Where does 
> one acquire this stuff?  Hardware stores just give me a blank look when I 
> ask.  

Try a builders supply depot. Look in the Yellow Pages under building supplies.

>Same thing with laterite, vermiculite, etc.  Fish stores have never 
> heard of any of it (I gotta try some better stores! =)).  

Vermiculite: try a plant nursery; they will definitely know.

Laterite: since this is an aquarium specific, AFAIK not used for 
terrestrials, your only other source is mail order.  But Seattle can't be
THAT behind :-)

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