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    Here is my D. ascendens, which lives year round outdoors on my deck:



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    Nice plant! Is the live LFS the result of the bagged, dried material that "came alive" over time? It looks just like mine.

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    Nice!!! I miss mine. It was a beauty. Its a very attractive plant.
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    Very nice. By anychance does it get bigger?

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    Yes, it should. Here's a picture of a more mature plant:

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    That's a really cool plant. I love the look of the tentacles.

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    Okay. I was sure it would get bigger. BTW what are your temperature ranges that you can grow it in?

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    Hi guys!

    It sure does get bigger! The largest D.ascedens I ever found was about 2 years ago at the Serra do Cabral in central Minas Gerais state, SE Brazil. The leaves were 7.2cm long!!!!

    Take Care,
    Fernando Rivadavia

    P.S. The largest D.villosa I've ever seen had leaves 13cm long!

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