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    Do heliamphora produce stolons? I was looking at my heli this morning and saw 2 new sideshoots and a small plant forming about 4 inches away from the growing part of the plant with no rhysome (SP) under it. Sorry i can't provide pics i have a mac and don't know how to post pics as it is different from other computers.

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    I've come across this question before and there does not seem to be conclusive evidence that heliamphora produces stolons. What you might be seeing is new growth coming from a previously dormant area on the rhizome.
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    Some do, some don't. Or maybe I should say few do, most don't. If I recall H. ionasii tends to make underground shoots..

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