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    My byblis seems to be leaning, I don't know if it's because of the maturing seed pod or from the weight of the plant?

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    No don't be woried (unless there is rot on the lower stem as it was with my third filifolia) It is natrual for the byblis genus in general to lean on surfaces around them,

    There is a good image of a byblis leaning on the wall of a tank this on page 42 of the the savage garden bible, i mean book ...
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    Oh ok , the seed pod takes long to ripen, it's already been 2 or 3 weeks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by [b
    Quote[/b] ]My byblis seems to be leaning, I don't know if it's because of the maturing seed pod
    Oh, poor thing....your byblis is leaning because of the huge seed pods it has......I'm weeping for you!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by [b
    Quote[/b] (chloroplast @ Jan. 31 2006,4:40)]
    Quote Originally Posted by [b
    Quote[/b] ]My byblis seems to be leaning, I don't know if it's because of the maturing seed pod
    Oh, poor thing....your byblis is leaning because of the huge seed pods it has......I'm weeping for you!!!!

    lol, i once grew a pacific giant pumpkin on a small fence. That fall the fence tipped over because of the two hundred pound pumpkin, i got punished by my parents once they saw what happened. Now that i look back on it i find it funny...

    wish i had a pic
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