User Tag List

Informational! Informational!:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Nepenthes ID

  1. #1
    CPBlake's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Utah
    Posts
    82
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Nepenthes ID

    I first made this post on CPUK

    After one week their verdict is a N. maxima hybrid. I want to see what you guys think

    http://www.cpukforum.com/forum/index...howtopic=29479

  2. #2
    Let's positive thinking! seedjar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    Olympia, Washington
    Posts
    4,064
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    That sounds right to me, although I'm not an expert or anything. I think there's a lot of question as to the parentage of many plants among the N. maxima hybrids, so that may be as close of a guess as you'll get, unless you can trace where it came from.
    ~Joe
    o//~ Livin' like a bug ain't easy / My old clothes don't seem to fit me /
    I got little tiny bug feet / I don't really know what bugs eat /
    Don't want no one steppin' on me / Now I'm sympathizin' with fleas /
    Livin' like a bug ain't easy / Livin' like a bug ain't easy... o//~

  3. #3
    CPBlake's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Utah
    Posts
    82
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I take care of this plant. Its growing in my university greenhouse. I heard that it originally came from Lowes.

  4. #4
    白人看不懂 Drosera36's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    z5/6, Rochester, NY
    Posts
    2,017
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Could there be N. fusca in there? There appears to be a mild elongation of the pitchers; although, I've never grown N. maxima before, so I don't know it's habits.

    -Ben
    He who can, does. He who can't, teaches. -George Bernard Shaw
    I love these shirts!!!
    My Growlist
    My Webpage

  5. #5
    CPBlake's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Utah
    Posts
    82
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I was thinking that there could be some N. fusca as well. Especially in the second plant. Those two may or may not be the same. I am working on getting that little one a bit bigger.

Similar Threads

  1. Nepenthes Seeds #1 Nepenthes $10
    By Tropics in forum 2008 NASC Benefit Auction
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-06-2008, 09:53 PM
  2. nepenthes available for nepenthes species
    By frogsintn2 in forum Carnivorous Plant Trading Post
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-08-2008, 09:04 AM
  3. Dwarf nepenthes, small nepenthes?
    By dougeetar in forum Tropical Pitcher Plants  (Nepenthes)
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 07-19-2005, 08:06 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •