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    I like the N. singalana x hamata better than I like the single-species hamata. Good color, great teeth. How small is miniature?
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    Quote Originally Posted by curtisconners View Post
    It amazes me that you can grow darlingtonia and vft's without them freezing to death.
    I've had quite a few freeze to death before. This winter has been really mild, though it looks like they might be ready to go come spring!

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    You sure that is a pic of the rajah x jacq? I'm not seeing characteristics of either species in that....
    Envious of the attenboroughii, mine's still less than an inch across
    I'm pretty sure. I got the seeds from Jeremiah. This was the only plant that sprouted out of them all and it doesn't resemble any of the other seedlings that I've sprouted. The way that the over all plant is growing definitely makes the heritage seem believable, at least to me.

    Quote Originally Posted by bluemax View Post
    I like the N. singalana x hamata better than I like the single-species hamata. Good color, great teeth. How small is miniature?
    I've owned it for four years and this is a three inch pot I believe.

    LOOKING FOR: N. (argentii x bicalcarata) x {[(lingulata x edwardsiana) x (naga x hamata)] x [(klossii x undulatifolia) x (aristolochioides x rajah)]} Growlist: http://www.terraforums.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=124586

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    Looking good. Can't wait to see photos of the outdoor bog once spring gets started up for you.

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    [QUOTE=Dexenthes;1194252]
    I'm pretty sure. I got the seeds from Jeremiah. This was the only plant that sprouted out of them all and it doesn't resemble any of the other seedlings that I've sprouted. The way that the over all plant is growing definitely makes the heritage seem believable, at least to me.
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    Do you have a pic of the whole plant? Mine is just starting to reach a size where I'm seeing hints of the peltate tendril, and it has no evidence of either heavy patterns on the pitcher or stripes on the peristome, and only the barest hints of teeth along with a very thick peristome.
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    No peltate tendril signs yet. . . I admit the peristome is surprisingly skinny on my plant.

    LOOKING FOR: N. (argentii x bicalcarata) x {[(lingulata x edwardsiana) x (naga x hamata)] x [(klossii x undulatifolia) x (aristolochioides x rajah)]} Growlist: http://www.terraforums.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=124586

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    Yeah, mine looks nothing like either of those plants; glabrous, no sign of truncate leaves...actually, the plant on the side of the pot looks more similar to mine (which I got straight from the source greenhouse) than the plant in the middle that I assume the pitcher pictured earlier came from, which looks more like a truncata or maybe robc hybrid.
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    Interesting. . . Can I see a pic of yours?

    Also I would imagine that the genes of these two species would produce some rather variable offspring.
    Last edited by Dexenthes; 03-22-2016 at 02:49 PM.
    LOOKING FOR: N. (argentii x bicalcarata) x {[(lingulata x edwardsiana) x (naga x hamata)] x [(klossii x undulatifolia) x (aristolochioides x rajah)]} Growlist: http://www.terraforums.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=124586

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    Sorry for the wait, here's my plant:
    N. rajah x jacquelineae by Hawken Carlton, on Flickr
    N. rajah x jacquelineae by Hawken Carlton, on Flickr
    N. rajah x jacquelineae by Hawken Carlton, on Flickr

    It looks roughly like a giant version of a really young rajah, with the more elongate leaves than pure rajah would have at this point and that really wide peristome that starts showing in the jamban complex at this age. No speckles, no serious teeth, and not really any discernibly distinct indumentum.
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