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    Job opening for Sarracenia grower

    The Carnivorous Plantation in southern Alabama has an opening for a grower/operations manager. Compensation is competetive salary and free use of 1 bedroom apartment on site. The candidate will be...
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    Brittnacher reports 22 chromosomes in...

    Brittnacher reports 22 chromosomes in glanduligera, 20 in filiformis, different ploidies, the two are very distantly related and glanduligera is an annual, I think the odds are against it but there's...
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    Looking good Favian!! Congrats on finishing your...

    Looking good Favian!! Congrats on finishing your classes.

    Ps3isawesome: I can't tell if you are really asking or not, but my opinion is that so many observations are consistent with the...
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    mato and cindy, some characters for...

    mato and cindy, some characters for distinguishing Heliamphora taxa are:
    hairs: presence, absence, size, type, density, location
    anthers: number, size
    spoon: presence, absence, size, attachment...
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    ugh sorry, what's the embarrassment emoticon? do...

    ugh sorry, what's the embarrassment emoticon? do you just type mw? In any case I'm glad your reef is coming along Gary. I've never kept clowns or anemones, I was just curious. And yes, actually the...
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    very interesting, this is parva x folliculata?

    very interesting, this is parva x folliculata?
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    lookin good Travis, are you going to add an...

    lookin good Travis, are you going to add an anemone?
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    I did find this philips horticulture catalog with...

    I did find this philips horticulture catalog with a bunch of case studies, but they are unfortunately short on details:...
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    > I suspect the Phillips unit might be worth a...

    > I suspect the Phillips unit might be worth a try on a small scale.

    I think it's definitely worth a try, a warranty and plug and play make it very attractive over diy. I'm really interested to...
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    55$ to try is not bad at all. It seems like their...

    55$ to try is not bad at all. It seems like their brochure, and the daylength extension study are focused on a slightly different question (convincing a greenhouse plant that it's still daytime) than...
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    These are very interesting papers Butch, thanks....

    These are very interesting papers Butch, thanks. One thing I wonder, that you probably know, is whether "white" leds still typically rely on a blue emitter and a yellow phosphor. I have no idea...
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    Hello Eric, Full mailbox :) I'm interested in...

    Hello Eric,

    Full mailbox :) I'm interested in that rafflesiana. I can trade any of the following: spathulata, St. Hedwig, vietchii x maxima, Fancy Fish, N Regan (spathulata x vietchii), Chastity....
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    1. Cthulhu138 - Thanks Kinjie 2. Clue -- thanks!...

    1. Cthulhu138 - Thanks Kinjie
    2. Clue -- thanks!
    3. Axelrod12 - Thanks!
    4. Minch108 Thank You!
    5. M Jacobs - wow very generous! good luck to the winner and thank you for the chance !
    6. Pebes-...
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    I believe Rob Cantley has these in tc and was/is...

    I believe Rob Cantley has these in tc and was/is selling them to his distributors. I grow it, it seems to be a nutans.

    Edit: my first sentence is correct, but ultimate source was "germany in...
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    Hello Shortbus, well, fair enough, I apologize...

    Hello Shortbus,

    well, fair enough, I apologize for offending you. On my reading, the conversation had already shifted from what lights can work, to what color one should demand from their plants....
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    Butch, it's not clear to me precisely where our...

    Butch, it's not clear to me precisely where our disagreement lies. I suspect that in any case, I'm going to keep doing what I do, and you're going to keep doing what you do, in which case it may not...
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    The other thing I should say (to all, not to...

    The other thing I should say (to all, not to anyone in particular) is that I'm not holding up my own practices as a model for anyone. I can produce evidence that this is how this plant looks after x...
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    In regard to your statements, I have made those...

    In regard to your statements, I have made those exact statements years ago concerning excessive light and its effect on photoinhibition, so I do understand you point of view pretty well:...
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    Butch and Maiden: Hey guys, I apologize if I was...

    Butch and Maiden: Hey guys, I apologize if I was overly aggressive or unfriendly in my replies, or mistook what you were trying to say. The truth is I got a surprise $2000 car repair bill yesterday...
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    Maiden: you are demonstrating that adding a lot...

    Maiden: you are demonstrating that adding a lot of light makes the plant look the way you want it to look. That's fine, but that's not the same as demonstrating that minor in general or that clone in...
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    And so the threadjacking begins. It is certainly...

    And so the threadjacking begins. It is certainly true that we see many sad yellow green etiolated Heliamphora in cultivation. It is also true that cfl's have disadvantages, including inefficiency. I...
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    Looks great Favian :) I have used 27 watt (="100...

    Looks great Favian :) I have used 27 watt (="100 watt incandescent equivalent") compact fluorescent lights to grow Heliamphora for many years. You are getting very nice results with a lower powered...
  23. Can't help with the pollen but I'm curious what...

    Can't help with the pollen but I'm curious what your day and night temps are. I have one of those and have always grown it in my stovehouse. It has always grown well, and it used to pitcher profusely...
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    If you can find a window ac unit that goes below 61, please let us know. I've used ge and haier units to keep highlanders cool but none go below 61, I think my ge's only go to 64. I'm skeptical that...
  25. Thread: Quarantine?

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    I have minimal experience with crabs. I had one...

    I have minimal experience with crabs. I had one little green crab early on, but he picked at my corals so I fired him, and resolved to have no more. I like all the snails you list except strombus, I...
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