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    orchid fertilisers, ok for all cps?

    hey are orchid fertilizers ok for all cps or for only neps? thanks
  2. A

    Question about nepenthes feeding

    Hi all: I don't know if any of you have the answer for this question, but if anybody does, please i am all ears!!: Assuming one has a nepenthes plant with the correct temperature, light, and humidity: how long can the plant survive without trapping any insects assuming that the plant has no...
  3. Y

    Aquarium water for fertilizer?

    I've read a lot about not using fertilizers on fly traps. Could you use aquarium water? When I clean my fresh water aquarium I use the dirty water to water my house plants or outdoor gardens. Today I used it on my fly traps, the first time. Will they be ok? Maybe I shouldn't have fertilized...
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    I understand playing around with plant foods are a bad idea with VFT's. Here's a quote from Goldtrap2690's great VFT Care Sheet on the subject... </span><table border="0" align="center" width="95%" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="1"><tr><td>Quote </td></tr><tr><td id="QUOTE">FERTILIZERS : it is...
  5. goldtrap2690

    My vft care sheet

    INTRODUCTION: Venus flytraps (Dionaea muscipula) are one of the world's most well known cp (carnivorous plant). It was first described by the governor of North Carolina, Governor Arthur Dobbs in 1763. He named it flytrap sensitive and it was later known as the venus flytrap, named after Diana...
  6. goldtrap2690

    Goldtraps cobra lily care sheet

    I'm planning on writing a book and I need you opinion on this care sheet made by me . if it is a good care sheet then enjoy                                           INTRO : The cobra lily ( Darlingtonia Californica ) has been proven to be one of the most difficult cp's to cultivate becuase if...
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    Orchid care sheet

    CATTLEYA KAT-lee-uh Cattleyas are among the most popular Orchids. Their culture is often used as the basis for comparison with other types of Orchids. Cattleyas and their related hybrids come in many colors, shapes, forms and sizes. Culture varies only slightly among most of these. This sheet...
  8. goldtrap2690

    Goldtrap's sarracenia care sheet

    For those that have just began growing sarracenia you might wanna take a look at this, and for the professionals that grow thi plant please give me comments and anything that is wrong with it: INTRO: The North American pitcher plant (Sarracenia) is the 2nd most well known cp in the world. I...
  9. goldtrap2690

    Goldtrap's vft care sheet

    i'm writng a book and for those with all those question on how to grow cps look here                                                                             INTRO: Venus flytraps ( Dionaea muscipula ) is the most well known cp in the world . It was first described by the govenor of north...
  10. swords

    Does U. praelonga flower in captivity?

    I've had a 4" diameter x 2" high clear water tray full of U. praelonga for about six months and it has not flowered. it's very densely overgrown with each leaf type (wide shorter blades and the very long grass like blades and some that are half and half). Is there a trick to getting it to...
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    Super Thrive

    Just wondering what sets Super Thrive apart from other liquid "nutritional suppliments", plant foods or fertilizers for CP's? I have found in a local garden center a suppliment for plants (I haven't used it or bought it). It claims to neither be fertilizer or plant food. Would this be much the...
  12. swords

    Hitchhiker utric

    I got a few sundews today and upon inspection when I got home I noticed that there is some kind of utric growing in the pot too! It has very thin 1" hairlike stolons creeping across the surface and very thin strands with very tiny bladders under the peat. There's no flowers on it yet, it's just...
  13. tim187

    any other good "fertilizers"

    Are there any other good "fertilizers' out there, aside from superthrive, that people have had good success with?