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  1. Pk93

    Non-Carnivorous Tepui Plants?

    Hey all! I'm trying to find some companion plants for my terrarium and I like the idea of growing some non-carnivorous plants that naturally occur on tepuis. That being said, I haven't had any luck finding any non-carnivorous tepui plants for sale. Does anyone know if there are any in...
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    Mystery Weed

    I have been a bit neglectful of my terrarium plants lately and things have gotten a bit messy. I have a pot full of U. livida that all of a sudden became home to some sort of volunteer plant. I have had the pot in my terrarium for about 10 months so I'm not sure what triggered the seeds to...
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    Nepenthes cutting trouble

    Hello, I'm currently trying to root a couple cuttings I purchased this past Saturday, I thought they were doing okay until I looked at them today. One of them (a mystery cutting) has started to turn brown at the middle of the stem, the stem is still firm but I can only imagine that it is some...
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    Pk93's Terrarium

    hey all! It's been quite a long time since I have posted anything and quite a lot has happened. I lost most of my already small collection of CPs over the year due to negligence on my part (things just dry up so quickly in hot/dry weather, and my cat likes to drink all the water out of my...
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    Possible LED layout

    Hello, Im trying to figure out the layout for a LED grow light Im going to build for a 10 gallon terrarium; so far, Ive read quite a bit of conflicting opinions on the matter. I think Im set on including both colored and white LEDs; Ive drafted a possible layout, Im just not sure whether to...
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    Trying to set up a 10 gallon terrarium

    Hello, it's been quite a while since I have posted on this forum, Ive become pretty busy/stressed out with college and working in between semesters, Im glad to be back though :) . Unfortunately most of my CPs didn't make it through this past year :(, but Im going to try my hand at them again...
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    Pk93's growlist

    Carnivorous Drosera - D. intermedia "Mt. Roraima" (seedlings) - D. spatulata 'Tamlin' (seedlings) Heliamphora - H. minor - H. pulchella (Churi tepui) Sarracenia - S. flava var. rugelii Utricularia - U. alpina x endressii - U. blanchetii - U. livida - U. pubescens - U. tridentata...
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    Just ordered my first Nepenthes!!

    I Just ordered my first Nepenthes today! Its a N. ventricosa, hopefully I can care for it well since it is supposed to be fairly easy for a Nepenthes. Well it is kind of my first Nepenthes, I have tried them twice like 6 years ago when I was in middle school (before I knew how to even care for...
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    Pleione formosana

    My pleione formosa :) (flower opened on easter) <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/pk93/8615806318/" title="Pleione formosana by feverdreamt, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8102/8615806318_9f767a3a18.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Pleione formosana"></a> <a...
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    plants for a simple terrarium?

    Hey there! Ive had a simple terrarium made from an apothecary jar for about 5-ish months; The only plants that I had/have in it are a U. pubescens, and a U. fulva (sulked during winter and is now officially dead :-( ).. the U. pubescens seems to like it and is now (finally) spreading around a...
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    Hello there!

    Hey everybody! I posted a bit on this forum about a year ago, I stopped due to school getting a bit overwhelming during finals and never got back to posting again cause all but 3 (a Heliamphora minor and two Utricularias) of my CPs died (my cat decided to start using the bog I was starting as a...
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    pk93's pic thread

    Hey! gonna use this to exhibit the CPs that I currently have (not that many right now, but im already hooked >_<) Heres my H. minor, I havent had it all that long (I think 4 weeks now); to my surprise it hasn't shown signs of death (yet? XD).. Ps. sorry for the not so great picture quality, I...
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    starting a container bog :D

    soo.. Today i decided that I was going to take my old squat-pot that I used to use as a container pond and start making it into a bog!! so I headed to a local nursery and grabbed some sphagnum peat and some pearlite, mixed them, added washed sand to the bottom of the container, and loaded on the...
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    Hello from southern California!

    Hello there! I'm just a cp newb from SOCAL >_<.... I have had a few CPs for 3-4 weeks now. I have a D. Spatulata (I think), a Pinguicula moctezumae, a typical vft, and I kinda sorta rushed into acquiring a heli (H. Minor) >_<. All but the heli were bought at big box stores in death cubes >_<...
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