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    two of my sundews both have lids over there pots and i have noticed little nat type bugs being stuck in the dew.... where the heck are they coming from? the plant is happy - free food- haha

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    They are probably fungus gnats and come up from the soil. Thank goodness the dews got them!

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    hmmm i see [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif[/img] thanks

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    If they are the ones that I gave you, they are fungus gnats. All my plants have them. I've never seen any harm at all, unless you're the gnat, lol. Just keep them away from seedlings. They should be more of a bennifit than harm to established plants.

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    Yah my dews love`em![img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif[/img]
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    alright thanks guys- they are gone as of now - mark its not the ones you gave me its the Lowes sundews.

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    hey i got fungus nats and my dews catch them but they alwways leave behind some white looking hair stuff
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    Sounds like fungus growing on the bug carcass. I only had this problem when my dews managed to snag a large fly or my humidity was high like in my terrarium.

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