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    Anybody have this? *Leo Song, master CP grower, showed me this plant the other day and demonstrated the triggering mechanism. *It was incredible :o
    There's this tiny little pad for an insect to touch, and when the insect touches it, a long spike strikes the insect, attaching the plants pollen to it. *I want one of these, need to ask him where I can get it.

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    you mean Stylidium? I have tried to grow many times from seed but no luck. did you know the commen Berberis shrub also has trigger-like stamens!

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