Growing Phoenix Worms: A Step-by-Step Guide

Written by Adriana on April 22, 2013
Page 1 of 3


So everyone knows that Phoenix Worms are one of the healthiest and best feeders for your beardie. You can feed them straight out of the cup if you like. But you can also grow and fatten them yourself! With proper care and feeding, you can grow those skinny little larva into big, fat, juicy, delectable worms! They are also called Reptiworms, as well as Soldier Fly larvae.

Here's a medium Phoenix worm straight out of the cup:

And here's the same Phoenix worm after a week or two of voracious eating:

Phoenix worms LOVE to eat, and they can grow to about an inch long, and 1/4 inch wide! Plus, if you feed the worms yourself, you can be sure your beardie is getting even more great nutrition from them!

This is my step-by-step guide to growing and fattening Phoenix worms...