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    Gardening freak! tommyr's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Natalie View Post
    Very cool! Is your climate in San Francisco cool enough that you can grow them outdoors without much trouble? I love Darlingtonia, but they would completely fry up here in Novato.
    Yes, they are grown outside in terracotta pots in a 2:1 compost of live sphagnum moss and pumice. If you grow them in clay pots and offer some shade from afternoon sun, there shouldn't be a problem, even in Novato. I have friends in Austin, Texas who successfully grow them outside at the height of Summer; and it's a far greater challenge there than in Northern California . . .
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    Amazing!
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    That's a gorgeous pitcher!

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    Nice pitcher! Mine is just struggling to survive. : |
    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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    Here are a couple of more shots of new leaves, the second one shot at twilight:

    Darlingtonia californica



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