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    Tony- IGC, exactly what I was looking for -...

    Tony- IGC, exactly what I was looking for - thanks a mill! (grin)

    Joe- The Northern California coast is ideal for highland plants (as you can see from Caplock's incredible nepenthes!): fog, cool...
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    There's a lot to think about... I live in the...

    There's a lot to think about...

    I live in the "mountains" near Los Gatos/San Jose, CA at about 1500 ft. To the best of my knowledge: the winter day temps. are in the 40-70s F with dips into the...
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    Hmmm I suppose the bottom line is to create a set...

    Hmmm I suppose the bottom line is to create a set up that has the most versatility: locating it in the shade would be limiting... as would fixed frosted glass as opposed to shade cloths. cool. (grin)...
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    Hi, I've been contemplating building a...

    Hi,
    I've been contemplating building a greenhouse primarily to hold my Nepenthes collection, which is outgrowing its terrariums faster than expected...

    I really have no clue as to whether my...
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    Schloaty - Glad to know I'm not the only pervert...

    Schloaty -
    Glad to know I'm not the only pervert (winks)

    Lia
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    Hey Caps, when's the next BACPS show? Is there a...

    Hey Caps, when's the next BACPS show? Is there a website?
    I live in the South Bay.. (grin)

    Lia
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    Very cool ideas, swords - Been enjoying your...

    Very cool ideas, swords - Been enjoying your photos too.

    Thanks for the other suggestions as well, everyone. Haven't been using any fertilizers, so i suppose i haven't been cleaning the tank well...
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    hmm, I wasn't planning on watering them with...

    hmm,
    I wasn't planning on watering them with it... http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile_k_ani_32.gif I wasn't necessarily advocating trying that, just thought perhaps there...
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    hi, anyone know how to keep from algae growing...

    hi,
    anyone know how to keep from algae growing in a terrarium. I keep about 1/4" of water in the bottm of my tank and have the plants raised above it. It's not usually a problem in winter, but now...
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    Hi! My 2 year old ventricosa put out twin male...

    Hi!
    My 2 year old ventricosa put out twin male flower spears (!) fr the first time this month, and I'm curious if this means it's mature? Is it going to start climbing/vining... ??

    Though cool,...
  11. Thanks, it's reassuring knowing that you guys...

    Thanks, it's reassuring knowing that you guys have them too. Kind of like when I was in kindergarten and had head lice... http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/tounge.gif
  12. hello hello, So, i was doing my weekly plant...

    hello hello,

    So, i was doing my weekly plant watering and noticed tiny white/silver 1/2-a-flea-sized bugs in the compost of the neps in one terrarium... Unfortunately, a few days ago i moved a...
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    Hi, I scrolled down the site, but never found the...

    Hi, I scrolled down the site, but never found the Marguerite ??

    It is a good site to bookmark though (I'll undoubtedly get more plants -...
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    hi, Anyone have any experience with the hybrid...

    hi, Anyone have any experience with the hybrid Masdevallia Marguerite?

    I only just acquired one at a small local show a couple weeks ago, but really didn't ask enough questions about its...
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    SunPitcher: I'm in California too, near Santa...

    SunPitcher:

    I'm in California too, near Santa Cruz, where are you??
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    The peristome has gotten redder......

    The peristome has gotten redder... http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif

    http://home.earthlink.net/~cvondamm/smaller4.jpg

    Maybe you guys are right about removing some of...
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    The leaves have a slightly orangeish tinge now...

    The leaves have a slightly orangeish tinge now that it lives in the terrarium. Here's a picture which shows the leaves and might help IDing:

    http://home.earthlink.net/~cvondamm/smaller3.jpg

    I...
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    Hi, I've owned this plant, which I presumed was a...

    Hi, I've owned this plant, which I presumed was a lowland nepenthes, for over a year and kept it on the windowsill after it outgrew its fishbowl terrarium. It wasn't pitchering (no kidding) on the...
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    Impressive photographs... !!! What kind/brand...

    Impressive photographs... !!! What kind/brand camera did you use? (I'm shopping around http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/tounge.gif )
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    Here's another unusual occurance: Twins on the...

    Here's another unusual occurance:

    Twins on the same leaf

    http://home.earthlink.net/~cvondamm/twins.JPG

    http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/tounge.gif
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    Wow! It IS gorgeous!!! It would be neat to...

    Wow! It IS gorgeous!!!

    It would be neat to see a series of pictures marking its pitcher development over five years... especially since few of us will probably have such amazing results.
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    I remember in an old post, that someone said...

    I remember in an old post, that someone said fertilizing can often cause stunted plants? But I suppose that might also cause the plant to not pitcher... What about superthrive usage?

    -Lia
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    Geez, I think I was just lucky. I didn't do...

    Geez, I think I was just lucky. I didn't do anything special, however the cutting is from the vine portion of a n. tobaica x n. talangensis, so it produces upper pitchers, and hence is mature. I...
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    Hmmm, I'd really like to learn more about...

    Hmmm, I'd really like to learn more about terrestrial vs epiphyte species...

    What is the best book available to learn more about particular species' habitats??

    "Nepenthes of Borneo" by Clarke...
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    Hey Happy New Year! One of my hybrid cuttings...

    Hey Happy New Year!
    One of my hybrid cuttings gave me the greatest christmas/new years present: it's blooming!! (i squealed and giggled and jumped up and down like a crazy lady on the...
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