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    Is it really naturally that blue/ green colour?...

    Is it really naturally that blue/ green colour?
    And the leaves look quick thick, like little biscuits.
    That is absolutely stunning!

    I'll have to see if it's available here in Australia.
    Thanks...
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    What he said! D. kingianum grows wild around...

    What he said!
    D. kingianum grows wild around where I live in Brisbane and I see MASSIVE plants growing on the rocks on the edge of a high ridge I go hiking up occasionally. It bakes up there in the...
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    Sticky: One of my favourites that flowered a year or so...

    One of my favourites that flowered a year or so ago; Paraphalaenopsis serpentilingua.
    A good size plant can have leaves that are 2 or 3 feet long and it grows upside down, hanging from the branches...
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    Mutant carnivorous flowers

    While photographing Drosera petiolaris last week I found a couple of plants with some seriously mutated flowers with a mess of tentacles all mixed in with the other flower parts.
    Some weren't too...
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    @ bluemax: Thanks but I don't grow any CP's...

    @ bluemax:

    Thanks but I don't grow any CP's myself.
    I move around too much and my cultivated ones never look anywhere near as good as they do in the wild so I prefer to just look at them in...
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    Drosera falconeri

    Hey all

    I have been doing field trips over the past few months trying to photograph every CP in the area as I'm not sure how long I'll be here. One of the Drosera I most wanted to see was D....
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    At the risk of this looking like a blatant plug...

    At the risk of this looking like a blatant plug for my site (I'm not selling anything so I hope admin doesn't mind) can I ask everyone that is interested in seed to keep an eye on my blog posts....
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    Drosera and Byblis seeds available

    Hey all

    I am currently working in Darwin in the north of Australia and spend most of my weekends messing around in the sandy swamps around a place called Howard Springs. Allen Lowrie did a trip up...
  9. Thread: Hey peeps

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    Hey peeps

    Hi all

    I'm not really new but it's been so long I may as well be with maybe 10 years(ish) since my last post?
    Life got in the way of my passion for CP's; kids at school, moving countries,...
  10. Thread: Serving size

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    Probably had a limb amputated!

    Probably had a limb amputated!
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    Vitamins etc aside, I eat cause I like it!...

    Vitamins etc aside, I eat cause I like it!
    Eating a fine meal is definitely one of life's pleasures, along with good company and a good laugh.
  12. Thread: Serving size

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    I agree Jim, the "official" serving size on most...

    I agree Jim, the "official" serving size on most packets is ridiculous, even those mini packs of peanuts that they used to serve when you got on a plane were about 1 1/2 servings.

    Incidentally, I...
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    N longifolia is named for the fact that it has...

    N longifolia is named for the fact that it has long tendrils.
    I have seen them over 1m long in larger plants.
  14. * scratches his head * I'm trying to think of...

    * scratches his head * I'm trying to think of something that DOESN'T taste better when you drink a beer afterward http://www.petflytrap.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile_n_32.gif ?
  15. Yeah it's used as a sterile eye wash in Indonesia...

    Yeah it's used as a sterile eye wash in Indonesia and Borneo.
    I have trid it from lots of different Neps and the flavour actually changes depending on the species.
    Singalana and eustachya fluid is...
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    Just pack it properly, stick it in an envelope...

    Just pack it properly, stick it in an envelope and post it.
    Singapore doesn't even require a phytosanitary certificate so it's very easy.

    Cheers, Troy.
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    The real problem is simply that there are too...

    The real problem is simply that there are too many people on this earth.
    They killed a tiger in Sumatra last week because it ate some guy who was (probably illegally) clearing the jungle.
    ...
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    Interesting...you may be correct Rattler Mt. I...

    Interesting...you may be correct Rattler Mt.
    I try and have an open mind about things so I thought I'd do some looking around to see what I could find and most articles I found say are along the...
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    Nothing ironic about that Jan, it's true as far...

    Nothing ironic about that Jan, it's true as far as I am aware.
    Rattler Mt where do you get a statement like that from, any actual figures or is it just wishful thinking?
    I would honestly like to...
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    Hi Josh I have a similar situation with my...

    Hi Josh

    I have a similar situation with my wife coming home and telling me all about the cr@p that goes on in her office.
    When I am in the middle of something like that I tend to lose my temper...
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    Limiting when applied to YOUR definition of a...

    Limiting when applied to YOUR definition of a scientific theory!
    In which case you are taking the word "theory" in a specific context which only applies to whatever you are deciding it applies to....
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    Doesn't say it has to? It says "A set of...

    Doesn't say it has to?
    It says "A set of statements etc, ESPECIALLY one that has been repeatedly tested or is widely accepted and can be used to make predictions about natural phenomena." which is...
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    Jim: I plead the 5th

    Jim: I plead the 5th
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    From Alphawolf: The definition of "theory"...

    From Alphawolf:


    The definition of "theory" as per Dictionary.com

    the∑o∑ry ( P ) Pronunciation Key (th-r, thÓr)
    n. pl. the∑o∑ries
    1. A set of statements or principles devised to...
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    Quote by lol I'd pay that in a hearbeat...

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    I'd pay that in a hearbeat for a large plant of that species, good deal!
    Let me know if you ever want to sell it, I'd pay more.

    I would probably pay several hundred (though...
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