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  1. Thread: Poaching

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    Ditto on what BigBella commented on 07-02-2014,...

    Ditto on what BigBella commented on 07-02-2014, 12:52 PM!
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    I almost tossed it when it arrived but didn't see...

    I almost tossed it when it arrived but didn't see anymore for sale anywhere so waited it out and four new growth points appeared. I selected the lowest one and went with that. It's growing like crazy...
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    Nepenthes ventricosa x hamata

    Since early Spring this has become the fastest growing plant I have had to date. Not sure why it took a year to recover from frozen above ground to the one in the pictures but I'm happy to see it....
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    I was looking at your neps on eBay and they sure...

    I was looking at your neps on eBay and they sure look healthy. I hope you list more spathulata x hamata's so I can bid in after I get paid. I assume you have a webstore so I will take a look there...
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    Thank you Whimgrinder, but should it have taken a...

    Thank you Whimgrinder, but should it have taken a year for a new bud to reach 4" across? Should I mix large perlite with the NZ sphag and water more often?
    Totally cool, what sort of environment are...
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    That explains it, I know I like mine. I also have...

    That explains it, I know I like mine. I also have a ventricosa x hamata that arrived frozen early last Spring and it's coming back nicely. Just purchased a burkei x hamata and intend to pick up more...
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    Nepenthes spathulata x hamata

    Anyone seen the Nepenthes spathulata x hamata at auction on eBay? The foliage has an odd look to it color-wise, any thoughts. I'm not bidding but just wondered as my plant has nice green foliage like...
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    Camera Techniques

    Didn't there used to be a photography section here?
    Anyway, I had been using a Fujifilm Finepix S2950 (14 mp) in combination with an adapter and macro lenses and had terrible results will blurry...
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    A have a fairly nice Fujifilm S2950 camera that I...

    A have a fairly nice Fujifilm S2950 camera that I added an adapter and a set of macro lenses to and still have problems. Someone told me that I needed an SLR digital to get crisp closeups so I...
  10. Thread: Moss Species

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    Thanks, I'll check all of that out, hate having a...

    Thanks, I'll check all of that out, hate having a plant with no name especially since she and I will be collecting moss from the wild this Spring. My usual searches like Kansas Moss or Kansas Plants...
  11. Thread: Moss Species

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    Moss Species

    I didn't get any responses to my inquiry on the "Miscellaneous Plants" about the species name for a moss I brought inside so my granddaughter can watch it green up. You guys seem to be pretty good...
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    Identify This Moss

    I live in Kansas City and this moss has been growing on my North side front porch awning for years. I pulled a piece off and placed into the green room as a teaching aid for my 6 year old...
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    vraev mentioned live LFS as a good medium and I...

    vraev mentioned live LFS as a good medium and I was wondering what LFS stands for. I use New Zealand Sphagnum and it seems to work OK. I have just a few small seedlings and I use tweezers to pull the...
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    Nepenthes spathulata x aristolochiodes...

    Nepenthes spathulata x aristolochiodes
    https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/t1/1920098_822910234401318_22076026_n.jpg

    Nepenthes maxima x aristolochiodes...
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    Just saw this. Would that be New Zealand...

    Just saw this. Would that be New Zealand Sphagnum? It appears to be OK and growing faster than before.

    It's about 1" across now....
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    Time will tell but I am keeping the medium a...

    Time will tell but I am keeping the medium a little drier with the clear pill cup on top holding humidity.
    Thanks!
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    Decapitated villosa

    The container slipped from my hand and reacting to keep it from hitting the floor my thumbnail cut the plant off at ground level......S**T!
    I pulled 3 old leaves from the bottom, put a little...
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    That wasn't friendly was it? I think as with any...

    That wasn't friendly was it? I think as with any hobby there is a small core group that see anyone new to the hobby as fly-by-nighters to be ignored and then there are elitists who like the idea of...
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    I get the feeling that the hamata goes through a...

    I get the feeling that the hamata goes through a rest period and if watering isn't cut back the roots rot off. As it turns out my remaining hamata in the picture above has developed two growth points...
  20. You might be surprised once these reach adult...

    You might be surprised once these reach adult size or even have a six inch leaf span. I believe it's a little too early to identify with few exceptions. I corrected the link to the ventricosa x...
  21. It's too early to tell on the pitcher colors,...

    It's too early to tell on the pitcher colors, other red's I have are getting redder with each pitcher and the seeds sold as ampullaria this and that could very well owe their interesting color...
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    So if I see an Asian guy prying my front door...

    So if I see an Asian guy prying my front door open he most likely just wants my little mutant huh? I learned that for me, turning a hobby into a business ruins it and I lose interest so I'll hang...
  23. Inconsequential Nepenthes Species from Seed

    Since I made such a big deal last year about going the seed route I thought I should a at the very least post a few pictures of the results:

    Nepenthes ampullaria 'Red'
    Spider mites had the growth...
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    So is this really that big a deal, might pay to...

    So is this really that big a deal, might pay to learn how to tissue culture once it grows up? I know something odd took place early on with the growth tip suddenly becoming two several months ago....
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    Variagated Nepenthes maxima 'Lake Poso'

    Looks like I have an interesting max out of all those seeds that were planted a year ago.

    https://scontent-b-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/1530542_795192680506407_2123248290_n.jpg...
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