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  1. R

    Advice On Cooling a Greenhouse Wanted

    I am running out of room in my house to grow Nepenthes. I've been needing to get a greenhouse for them for ages but I always talk myself out of it due to the absolutely horrific weather we have here in North East Oklahoma. We literally have everything you don't want, from tornadoes & earthquakes...
  2. F

    N. reinwardtiana brown speckling on pitchers

    Hi all I'd be very happy to know what causes this sort of brownish (rusty perhaps?) speckling on the pitchers of my Nep. it didn't get burned and the media is humid and I let it dry a little between waterings. Water is melted snow, collected from safe area 9no de-icing salts and such). My other...
  3. CorneliusSchrute

    Your Dream (Green) House

    What would you consider to be absolutely necessary for a dream greenhouse? I don't have the finances to build such a structure, but I am looking for advice/things to know before beginning my first greenhouse before too long. In other words, what features have you found to be most essential and...
  4. Peatmoss

    Random pics from the last while

    Hey everyone, I've been away for a while because of school and travel and other stuff, the plants are still alive, but they don't look particularly exceptional, so I figured I'd post some pics from the last while. I'll start off with some pics from the Pittsburgh zoo: Snow Leopard by...
  5. C

    RO and some neem oil? for scales and other bugs

    Suspect there might still be some snow scale eggs in on of my nepenthes soil can I just spray all my plants or just neighboring plants soil with some neem oil and RO water mixed? I would rather go the natural way with neem. Thanks for answers! heres a video of my tank the lots of snow scales...
  6. S

    Hello from Quebec, Canada

    Hi everyone, I'm growing CP since 2010. Tks to the OCPS forum members, I now have a nice collection that I grow in a dedicated room. Here, in Quebec, we usually get over 3 meters of snow every winter but it didn't stop me trying CP outside too. Especially temperate pings and sarr. I'm...
  7. cody

    camellias are starting to bloom in the greenhouse

    korean snow pink icicles
  8. lil hokie

    lil hokie's growlist!

    Roughly here it is: Dionaea - Dente - Typical (Deathcube from Lowes) - Another set of typicals...I think. - Jaws x 1955 - Red Piranha - B52 - Big Mouth - Big Snap - Czech Giant - BZ 1955 - Dutch Delight - Akai Ryu - Green Dragon - FTS Purple Ambush - Coquillage - FTS Flaming Lips - FTS Lunatic...
  9. Lizardom

    Hello From Western South Dakota

    I'm a 27 year old industrial plumber (backflow preventers/fire suppression systems) with 2 boys (4 and 2 y/o) and a hobby tolerant wife. I'm an avid gardener and I specialize in very hot peppers. I enjoy catfishing, deer and grouse hunting, and shaving with a straight razor. I've only...
  10. DragonsEye

    Some more winter type pics ...

    Silly birds -- didn't want to stay still to get their pic taken (the chickadees were really bad about it -- zipping in and out). As is typical for a Michigan winter, been really really grey/overcast -- apologies in advance for the darkness of several of the photos. So haveing uttered that...
  11. cody

    updated snake pics

    can't believe i'm up to 27 snakes...crazy...i didn't take any pics of the 2012 miamis, they're not so impressive yet Eustace- 2012 snow Joaquin Phoenix-2012 cleft lipped pine snake Biter-2012 normal stripe Edith-2012 butter Nikita-2012 amber motley Hato-2011 ghost Amabelle-2011...
  12. DragonsEye

    Got a wee bit o' snow last night ...

    It's beginning to look a lot like Christ-mas, eeeeeverywhere you goooo... Took these pics at around 7:30am today. For those unfamiliar with winter in the 'northern lands', at that time of day everything really does have this blueish tint. Had considered waiting until things brightened up, but...
  13. cp777

    cp777's Drosera arcturi trips

    Well yesterday I went up a mountain near where I live to see some Drosera arcturi. I seem to be able to pick the best weather to go up lol - I chose a massive cold snap - if u see any white patches they are hail not snow. I will post some pics of a trip I did last autumn later. Enjoy. :)...
  14. C

    Lambs ear winter care

    I have a flowering plant, i think its called labs ear. Has pink and whitish frilly like flowers with woody stems. Currently its just a few feet tall, we got it last summer from our local nursery. I live in Maine. Was curious if i needed to box it in or anything to protect it from snow? Last year...
  15. D

    Pitcher Plants for Shipping

    Hello all, I received about 4-5 years ago some S. alata 'Covington, LA' plants and they have grown quite well for me. Interestingly enough, several years ago I had some spare plants and put them in a bucket of water and they amazingly have been living for 2 years in a bucket of just tap water...
  16. chibae

    Sarracenia psittacina for trade

    Okay folks, I took a head count and decided that this little beauty can go. I have been growing it outdoors for the last three years. It is in a five and a half inch pot During the winter months it is buried, pot and all, in the garden and stays there through snow, ice and cold. I am fairly...
  17. Iwest

    Iwest's Grow List

    Darlingtonia: D. californica – Butterfly Valley, CA Dionaea: ‘Typical’ ‘Red Dragon’ 'King Henry' Drosera: D. adelae D. binata D. capensis 'alba' D. capensis ‘Narrow’ D. 'Marston Dragon' D. rotundifolia D. spatulata D. spiralis Pygmies: D. x carburop D. enodes – Scott’s River D. nitidula x...
  18. joossa

    Went on a short hike...

    Hey guys! I went on a short hike yesterday and want to share some photos. It was a small flood plain of a local creek. Since the local mountains didn't get much snow this winter/early spring, the creek was dry. This is the western Mojave, BTW. You can see the greener vegetation in the lower...
  19. Peatmoss

    A few pics from around the garden

    Stuff is just starting to green up over here, went out and took some pics. From the other day, we had a bit of snow: Something flowery: Saskatoon berry: Plum tree: Tulip:
  20. Ohio7

    Has your weather been stable?

    In Ohio its been crazy, I'm tired of moving my plants outside then back inside. A couple days ago it was 80 degrees out now this Monday we are going to have snow. What is going on :scratch:
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