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  1. AnIsleAteHer

    Desert Rose pest id

    Hey guys. What do you thing this is? Mealy bugs? Powdery mildew? Will a 3 in 1 pest control work on this, or will it be too harsh on the plant? I'm usually pretty good about pest control but this is a new specimen for me and I didn't check it thoroughly when I bought it :( Sent from my...
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    *PAID* Echeveria purpusorum (allysnapper $7)

    Echeveria purpusorum is a neat little plant. Small and really interesting color/shape. Fairly slow growing, not as slow as my N. singalana. I've heard they're hard to cultivate but I havent had any trouble from leaf pullings. The pics are the plant you will be getting. It's in a 3.5 inch pot now...
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    *PAID* Dionaea muscipula 'B-52' small/med flowering size (Carnivore2 $20)

    This auction is for one small/medium VTF 'B-52' You can see the flower stalk in the picture, I cut it off just minutes after snapping this picture to promote trap growth. I will continue to snip stalks if more pop up. Very vigorous. My outdoor plants last year exploded quickly. Great deep red...
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    Dendrobium Jenkinsii

    I picked up this plant at the Chicago Botanic Gardens at their orchid show on Sunday. The woman selling them was really busy, so I didnt get to ask about it, I just bought it and figured id learn to take care of it later... Little did I know that these apparently are notoriously difficult to get...
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    Pest ID

    Hey guys, I was hoping you could help me ID these pests from my horrible pictures. I've had fungus gnats for a while and I associated these buggers with them but I wanted to make sure. I'm germinating my first nep seeds and I want to keep them as safe as possible. I can try to get better pics...
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    An Isle Ate Her's Pics n Stuff

    Its time for a picture thread i guess. Mostly pics, but maybe stuff later on? Whatever stuff is. I divided and potted some things over the weekend, mostly because I wanted to fill the trays I got, hah. I think I need to move the shelf down a couple inches. Wet tray dry tray This...
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    An Isle Ate Her's Grow List

    As of 1/6/16 I've been growing carnivores for a little over a year. I have a modest collection still, but it is ever growing. I figured it was time to finally start a grow list. I want to thank the members of this forum, as they have helped me grow my collection with giveaways and trades...
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    this shirt

    saw this shirt and had to get it
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    Carnivores in South/Southeast Pennsylvania?

    Next week I will be traveling to Harrisburg/Lancaster Pennsylvania. I was wondering if there any spots I should check out within an hour drive of the areas. I would love to see natural habitats, as I am interested in hiking as well. Also interested in conservatories in the area. I found a...
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    Nepenthes and Drosera for new members, Begonia for anyone.

    Hey everyone. Its been a few months since I have been active here. Its time for me to give back to the community! I will be doing two giveaways. The first one is for people that are NEW to the hobby, seasoned veterans probably dont want these plants anyway heh. Requirements are that you have...
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    T8 LED growlight tubes

    Does anyone have any experience with these, or can comment on how they might preform with CPs based on their specs? I am new to the hobby, and know nothing about lighting... https://www.1000bulbs.com/category/2-foot-t8-led-tubes/ A friend recommended these too me, but I would love to get some...
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    Dioscroea elephantipes - anyone growing?

    Just bought my first plant on ebay. Im really excited to see this slow grower develop over the years! Native to South Africa, this species can get over 10 feet wide! WOW! :-O Here is my specimen: Mature plants:
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    Is this sun, wind, or temp burn?

    I put my VFT - B52 directly outside a few weeks ago. They get direct east morning sun till high noon. A few days after They started to develop this dark, wilty tissue damage. My initial though was sunburn, but it was also fairly cold (mid 40's), and very windy on my third floor balcony. If it is...
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    Sundew ID

    Long time lurker here, first time poster (i think haha). Love this forum, you guys rock. Anyway, I found someone on craigslist who has some CPs for sale, who woulda thought! I'm gonna pick this guy up for $10 or $15. Can you guys ID it for me? I wanna make sure I have proper growing conditions...