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    An unboxing picture thred

    I got a nepenthes briggsiana var Peter D'amato in the mail today and it is absolutally stunning! here are some pictures of the unboxing!

    first the knife (my brothers he has no idea that I used it muhahaha)



    next the box it is bigger then I thought it was going to be!



    cutting the box



    opening the box





    the packing peanuts under the layer of shaved newspaper



    and now the moment of truth the plant!





    laying peacefully on its bed of packing peanuts



    a closeup of the trap!



    thanks for looking I post updates when its new trap opens


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    Can I have a cutting? J/K (Kinda...)

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    Lowii x ventricosa?
    Grow list...
    http://terraforums.com/forums/showthread.php?t=114907

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    oh yeah the dog was compleatly confused why I was acting so crazy lol! yup lowii x ventricosa!
    My growlist was updated 4/22/09

    "if you hear the pitter patter of little feet while you stare hypnotically at your plants you are in for some trouble."

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    Yes bloke, what a showstopper.
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    Very very nice! the color's amazing on that pitcher!
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    I know the color is amazing! And when it eventually flowers I'm going to cross it with my nepenthes truncata lol!
    My growlist was updated 4/22/09

    "if you hear the pitter patter of little feet while you stare hypnotically at your plants you are in for some trouble."

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    nice! 'Peter DAmato' is female too!

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