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    Nepenthes Pollen

    ]I am not sure if this forum or the trading post is more appropriate but I have some Nepenthes Pollen...particularly N. ventricosa hot lips x ventricosa red flower spike and currently about 1/4 of the flowers already opened up. This is my 1st flower so I was wondering what is the most way to store them. Also if anybody wants some and split seed? Here are some pictures of it.




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    I've heard of pollen being stored in the refrigerator and I know that somehow people ship the stuff. But I've never done it. I hope that helps.
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    To be stored, pollen should be removed from the flowers, placed in wax paper or aluminum packets, and allowed to dry in the fridge; it can then be stored in the freezer for up to a year or more.
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