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    Darlingtonia -- finally!

    Between long wet winters, week-long spikes in heat, my Darlingtonia plants didn't know what to do; and I wasn't expecting to see anything until Fall. I was pleasantly surprised this morning . . .

    Darlingtonia californica


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    Ohhh..Nice!
    Some days it just isn't worth chewing thru the restraints.

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    I only got one flower this year. And my plants didn't start pushing up pitchers until a couple weeks ago too. Everything got off to a late start this year. Same as last year.
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    Thanks Warren: I am not alone . . .
    “Sì perché l'autorità dell'opinione di mille nelle scienze non val per una scintilla di ragione di un solo . . ."

    -- Galileo "Biff" Galilei

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    Mine too - this just came up on the weekend (well I'm sure it took longer to grow, but I didn't notice it til now)--


    Grats yours looks like it's gonna get BIG!

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    Wow nice darlingtonia!!!

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    Nice! Promising! Mine has yet to come back from its first winter :-/ . I'm hanging in there but I dont think it made it....

    Whats the root system color of darlingtonia supposed to be??

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    Quote Originally Posted by GregNY View Post
    Whats the root system color of darlingtonia supposed to be??
    Brownish, like a russet potato, though it varies . . .
    “Sì perché l'autorità dell'opinione di mille nelle scienze non val per una scintilla di ragione di un solo . . ."

    -- Galileo "Biff" Galilei

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