greenhouse

  1. A

    Converting a Room to an Indoor Greenhouse

    Hi everyone! Im looking to convert a spare room into an indoor greenhouse for nepenthes and wanted to get some advice/opinions. The room is a little over 8ft x 5 ft, the cabinets and the gecko cage will be removed. 1. Going to repaint/cover the walls to be water resistant to the high...
  2. zcons

    Nepenthes Greenhouse

    Hi Everyone, I have recently started a mini nepenthes collection in a small greenhouse I have converted to house tropical plants. This thread will just be a running album of some hand-picked photos from my Flickr page. I am really interested to see if you are growing some of the same species...
  3. J

    Struggling with Neps

    Hello all I have been on the forums for a little while now, but its time i ask for help. I've been struggling with nepenthes for as long as i can remember, so i took a long break from them and did as much research as i could and did a lot of reading before i committed to getting more neps...
  4. Plant Heathen

    Walk through the local Greenhouse

    Me and the other half went to our local greenhouse on sunday and found thees. This guy was in a hanging pot and was huge. Then there was this guy wish I had the cash for it. Not sure why the pics arent working but if you right click and open in new tap you van see them.
  5. Y

    How do I water my greenhouse plants during the winter?

    First winter with a greenhouse, and I was told to let the ponds dry out, so the plants aren't standing in water. That's fine, but what happens when/if the plants dry out? Given that they won't get any rain in there, if we have some warm days (which does sometimes happen!), they will dry out...
  6. A

    Is my cephalotus dying??? :-(

    Hello everybody, My baby cephs are turning yellow and I'm unsure why, it is in the same conditions as my other ones but one ones pitchers are turning yellow and the other the leaves and a pitcher are as well(already had to cut two ) Could I be giving it too much light (they are under T5 bulbs)...
  7. A

    Hello from the bay :-)

    Hi guys, New here. Everyone calls me Ale for short, they say my name is to long. Anyways, I love plants overall but I'm fascinated by carnivorous plants, have my mini greenhouse in my condo. Looking forward to meeting and chatting with all of you and learn along the way. :-) Best Ale
  8. Y

    Hello from Yossu

    First post on these forums, so saying hello :grin: I've been active on the CPUK forum for a while, but that seems to be going too quiet, so I thought I'd come and join here. Been growing CPs for only a couple of years, but in that time I've gone from one D. Capensis on my office windowsill to...
  9. F

    Flora's Growlist updated

    Hi everyone! It has been a while since I have updated my growlist, so I thought i'd do a new list with everything that I currently have. :) In the Greenhouse (I have most of my plants) VFT: -King Henry -Red sawtooth -Dente -NOID possibly Dente Sundews: -Intermedia -Filiformis -Anglica- Cobra...
  10. adnedarn

    WTB: P. gypsicola

    WTB: P. gypsicola I had a leak in my greenhouse a few weeks ago during a heavy rain and it flooded my Pinguicula trays... I lost quite a few but the one I really need back is P. gypsicola. Thanks! Andrew List Date: 9/13/2016 For more info, click here to view the original listing: WTB: P...
  11. M

    Nepenthes & hydroponics: Preliminary results.

    I've been experimenting with growing Nepenthes hydroponically since March 2015, so for about a year and a half now. I'd like to share my results in this thread, and then give some details about my method. Thanks to TF member knuckles for sharing with me his experiences growing Nepenthes...
  12. Deltatango301

    Deltatango301 Growlist

    Deltatango 301 Growlist 138 plants in Greenhouse 10' X 6' WANTED Drosera Derbyensis D. Adelae D. Ultramafica X Spatulata D. Purpurascens My Plants Orchids x phalaenopsis X 2 (Dobbies) bromeliad (Dobbies) Sun Pitcher Heliamphora nutans x heterodoxa (HV011Hants) Cobra Lily Darlingtonia...
  13. T

    Amorphophallus is this normal?

    Hi I opened the door to the greenhouse this morning and first thing I noticed was a horrible smell I was looking around for a dead rat or something and then I noticed this Is this how this flower starts out or was this alittle premature? It seems really small and has already opened up.Iam...
  14. P

    Misting Timer / Control Setup For Small Greenhouse

    Hi all, I have one of those cheaper walk-in 'greenhouses' and I'd like to set up one of the little Orbit 10ft misting systems in it (the kind that connects to a hose). I'm trying to set it up on a timer in such a way that it mists for maybe 1 or 2 mins every half hour, only during the hottest...
  15. xeriscape8321

    ******* Poi Dog........suggestions for parental influence?

    This plant was purchased as an unknown Poi dog which came from a nursery in a warm climate, and its doing well in my LL greenhouse.... I really like this plant and I'm curious to hear input on what parents you guys think may be the influencing this plant Mature Pitcher: Young Pitcher...
  16. larry

    Amorphophallus titanum blooming at CSUF

    Titan Arum / Corpse Flower / Amorphophallus titanum blooming at Cal State Fullerton Biology Greenhouse. The first one is done blooming, but there's a second one that should open any day now. If you're local, come see it!
  17. fredg

    The things you find while weeding

    This morning, we pulled out a couple of small tubs of lilies from behind a greenhouse ( wintering position) and put them out into their summer location. MrsG started to weed them and found a few little welcome surprises.
  18. curtisconners

    Best way to heat a small greenhouse?

    Here I am, starting threads like crazy again, but that's irrelevant. My dad told me that he was planning to build me a small greenhouse this summer (not sure how big yet) and I was hoping to heat it to 50-60 degrees in winter so that my neps could stay somewhere more humid and sunny in winter...
  19. thez_yo

    LACPS meet!

    I love going up to the LACPS meets cuz I get to go up and meet up with Not a Number, so I headed up today to go say hi! Usually I bring some stuff up, but I had to go empty-handed today because nothing I've got in propagation right now has the proper amount of roots. The meet was at UC...
  20. xeriscape8321

    Very Pale, veiny leaves on my Viking

    As i look through my greenhouse i have noticed that my Mirabilis var. Globosa is much paler than the rest of my plants. All the plants were moved into the greenhouse a few months ago and have adapted well. Although my "Viking" has grown by leaps and bounds, and is now begining to show signs of...
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