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Thread: Genlisea Aurea Mucilage

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    Genlisea Aurea Mucilage

    After only one day in a flooded set-up, it already started producing its evil goo.



    You can see little strings of it dead center and a little down.

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    Congrats. I have never grown Genlisea . . .
    “Sì perché l'autorità dell'opinione di mille nelle scienze non val per una scintilla di ragione di un solo . . ."

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    Thanks.

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    Perhaps this Genlisea has developed a second method of capturing prey?

    Just need to see if any small insects get caught in the glue
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    So far, the glue has turned the sorrounding peat into this dry stuff. The peat almost feel like Moon Sand(tm). I currently don't have access to a microscope, but when i do, ill see if it catches or attracts any protozoa.

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    So... how's it taste?
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    Not enough yet, ill find out eventually.

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    I didn't even know that corkscrew plants had a mucilagenous surface. I thought it was all done through the bladders.

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