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    Hey all, I went to the New York Botanical Gardens on Saturday. Awesome place to visit. Like Dave said, they have an awesome collection of CP esp Nepenthes. Well here are the pictures.

    WELL ENJOY THE SHOW!!!!!

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    N. Ampullaria "Green" & N. Veitchii (right next to it). The pitchers on N. Ampullaria "Green are HUGE.

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2167_IMG.JPG[/img]
    A HUGE clump of S. Purpurea

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2168_IMG.JPG[/img]
    N. Raffelsiana

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2170_IMG.JPG[/img]
    N. Maxima (left) & N. Ventricosa (right)

    Besides Maxima and Ventricosa, they aso had N. Gracilis, N. Ventricosa hanging.

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2171_IMG.JPG[/img]
    N. Fusca

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2172_IMG.JPG[/img]
    One of many flower stalks on N. Fusca (Male)

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    A GIGANTIC ball of staghorn ferns

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2176_IMG.JPG[/img]
    N. Veitchii & N. Maxima

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2174_IMG.JPG[/img]
    The main CP terrarium. It housed the a few Nepenthes species including a few temperates such as Sarracenia, VFT and sundews. Also the tank is opened at the top.

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    Here are the rest:

    There are some miscellaneous plants:
    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2187_IMG.JPG[/img]
    The Orchid Chamber.

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2188_IMG.JPG[/img]
    If you at the picture closer, u could see the species of the orchid.

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2185_IMG.JPG[/img]

    [img]http://home.**********.com/eplants02/121-2194_IMG.JPG[/img]
    A Lithop species

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    Beautiful!

    Iv never been to a botanical garden, but it looks like a visit to one would be wonderful!
    that makes no logic

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    Nice picture Eric!Wish I was there [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/biggrin.gif[/img]



    Jerry

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    Neat! looks like a fun place to visit [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/biggrin.gif[/img]
    http://Geocities.com/southerntropicals

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    Welcome to S O U T H E R N T R O P I C A L S the nepenthes and heliamphora garden.

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    Wow [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/wow.gif[/img] , i wish i was there , there plants are really nice [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html312/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif[/img]

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    Very nice photos! Thanks for sharing.
    "Grow More, Share More"

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    Wow!! What a difference from last year. That's way more grown in than when I saw it. I'm actually on my way there some time in March to see the orchid show. I'm going to have to go check out that display again!
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