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    old sar growth

    what shall I do? cut it off or let it go? its over two years old and I am concerned about it impairing the plant's potential growth. its s. purpurea (sp) been a LONG time since I posted.
  2. Thread: Death toll

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    in a nutshell, I kept too much water on the...

    in a nutshell, I kept too much water on the plants in the winter. overwateredthem.
    I lost s. scarlet belle, five s. purps, s. judith hindle, s. f2 hybrid, vft red dragon, s. rubra, 35 vft typical,...
  3. Thread: Anyone?

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    well, lost about 60-70% of my plants over the...

    well, lost about 60-70% of my plants over the winter. I won't go into it because I am just a bit upset with myself. what I was wondering if anyone had typical plants for trade.

    I have 4 d....
  4. Thread: Death toll

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    well, just took a toll of my plants today. I...

    well, just took a toll of my plants today. I won't bore you with the specs, but I mismanaged the plants water over the winter in my garage, and lost about 35 pots of plants. 20 of those pots had at...
  5. Thread: Priority mail

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    they do have free boxes, a few different sizes...

    they do have free boxes, a few different sizes too. I have a bunch at the house right now. just go in and ask. you can also get them online shipped free to your house as suzanne said
  6. Thread: Coming out

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    yes, I goofed. from now on, the plants (all of...

    yes, I goofed. from now on, the plants (all of the) will winter in my coolest room in the house like they did two seasons ago. I lost zero. the one that hurts the most was a gorgeous pot from wal...
  7. Thread: Dead!

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    lack of a dormant period could've had a negative...

    lack of a dormant period could've had a negative effect on the plant. don't worry, I lost about 35 plants this winter. grass is always greener.
  8. Thread: Done

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    just remember one thing. text has no emotion...

    just remember one thing. text has no emotion attatched to it. so no matter what the subject, and no matter what manner it is meant in, it can be taken the wrong way. so, be careful on what you type...
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    well, dormancy did NOT go well for me. I lost...

    well, dormancy did NOT go well for me. I lost quite a few plants due to not monitoring the watering process. many of my vfts died as well as a sar or two. I have many d. capensis albino and typical...
  10. Thread: Coming out

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    i dug up some of the bulbs today, and I found...

    i dug up some of the bulbs today, and I found that many of them are mush. i believe that I may have lost about 35 plants all said and done. I kept them outside in my garage, and I kept them too wet.
  11. Thread: Coming out

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    so, how long does it take for your typical run of...

    so, how long does it take for your typical run of the mill vft to come out of dormancy? I have had several inside for about a month now, and I have nothing. this is only my third year growing cps,...
  12. Thread: In general

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    what is your experience in having cps come out of...

    what is your experience in having cps come out of dormancy, ie, how long does it take once they are brought back inside. all types, vfts, sars, and the like. I have had mine inside now for about two...
  13. Thread: D. nidiformis

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    as this plant is yet unidentified as it was a...

    as this plant is yet unidentified as it was a hitch hiker, it could be D. intermedia too. there is no sign of life yet. any ideas on D. intermedia?? thanks, Bob
  14. Thread: D. nidiformis

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    well, it could be a bit late for this, but does...

    well, it could be a bit late for this, but does D. nidiformis (sp) need a dormancy? I had this guy under normal lighting all summer (he was actually outside all summer as a hitchiker plant) and then...
  15. Thread: Myths

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    don't really feel like reading through four pages...

    don't really feel like reading through four pages of re's, so here is the one myth that I hate...talking on a cell phone while pumping gas can and will make an explosion occur...yeah, some people...
  16. Thread: D. regia

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    reading up on what I can of the plant in the...

    reading up on what I can of the plant in the savage garden, it states that the crowns may die back in cooler or winter times but does come back in the summer. I think that this is the case, and I...
  17. Thread: D. regia

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    I did take root cuttings, and we will see how...

    I did take root cuttings, and we will see how they go. I have the plant on a cooler, yet pm sunny windowsill. I am going to try a few different places for this plant. thanks again
  18. Thread: D. regia

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    the plant came from peter at cc. I am considering...

    the plant came from peter at cc. I am considering putting it in a cooler place with light just for it. it has NOT received a dormant period as I didn't (until just NOW remember reading the piece in...
  19. Thread: D. regia

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    got a D. regia a year ago, and I cannot for the...

    got a D. regia a year ago, and I cannot for the life of me get her to sprout and KEEP more than two leaves. it is relatively unchanged size wise, gets 14 hours sun stik and soft white light,...
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    can't go wrong with lfs. my fav for starting seed

    can't go wrong with lfs. my fav for starting seed
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    ok, they are both very evenly matched, but with...

    ok, they are both very evenly matched, but with mcnabb running things (literally I think in this game) ne will be up for a fight. no blowouts as they are both very good teams. I think that with the...
  22. I have about 6 D. capensis 'Albino' plants that...

    I have about 6 D. capensis 'Albino' plants that need new homes. I am just trying to trim my collection down as I am just now at this point in the winter, learning I have too many plants. I just want...
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    I have the first six...I'll repost with more when...

    I have the first six...I'll repost with more when I have time to count them out, but if you missed this, don't worry, these guys put out seed so frequently, you'll have another chance very soon. I...
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    I am planning on going to n.c. this spring...

    I am planning on going to n.c. this spring sometime to visit some friends of mine and I will be stopping off at chapel hill botanical gardens. Has anyone been there, and if so, how long did it take...
  25. i did all my repotting in the fall, or during the...

    i did all my repotting in the fall, or during the summer, and it is much too cold here in va for the plants to be awakened yet. they are in my garage, cold, but alive and will be brought outside onto...
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