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    Cheap USB LED grow lights

    Brilliant thanks
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    Cheap USB LED grow lights

    Oh geez ! well, I learned my lesson. Thank you. I've seen some in-depth guides but cannot find them - would just wanna know a bit more about the Lux/Kelvins/Lumens, how far away from neps etc... Would you happen to know of any or know about all that ?
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    Cheap USB LED grow lights

    Hello, just wanted some feedback on this - I recently bought two 5V 5W DC USB LED lights. I used 1 of them for about a month or two and my Nepenthes started to grow again, only this time the leaves are a fair bit smaller. They had stopped growing as previously had no special conditions for them...
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    DIY terrarium building & materials

    hey guys, so I'm thinking of building my own small/medium sized terrarium for my nepenthes, measurements would be 35x40x25. Anyone know what sort of materials I'd need ? I have no idea myself. would appreciate your suggestions -thanks PS: I've attached a photo I got from google of something...
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    Advice needed: Use of aquarium heaters.

    So I'm thinking of getting an aquarium heater, nothing specific. Just to boost temperature and humidity in my terrarium. Has anyone ever had experience using them? What can I expect? Is it a good idea? Cheers.
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    Drosera germination

    Na, I wouldn't do that 😂. I'm looking at a Canadian site. Seems good and legitimate.
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    LEDs for Nepenthes

    Alright so I've got a good idea of what I want and need, but need some advice. I am growing some Nepenthes Binky and Ventricosa and also starting some Droseras from seed, (Petiolaris Complex) and Drosera Binata seeds. All of these will go under the lights. Could someone give me some advice on...
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    Drosera germination

    Alright, so I'm now looking at buying some D.Derbyensis, D.Ordensis and D.Kenneallyi seeds(As these guys look really, really cool!). Would anyone be willing to share their knowledge of these species..Any info about them from seed to mature plants (including seasonal quirks) would be much...
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    Drosera germination

    Well that definitely helps me out a lot. Thanks!
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    Drosera germination

    Hi guys. So I'm thinking of purchasing some Drosera seeds and have done a little bit of research and have found that some of the seeds I'm currently looking at buying, require 'hot stratification'. Is that where I put them in a sealed plastic bag for extra warmth and humidity? The seeds I've...
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    Sarracenias and winter dormancy

    How do I go about winter dormancy for a Sarracenia Psittacina and Purpurea? What temperatures can they handle and what is a maximum low for them to not go under(and can they handle frost/freezing and snow)? Also, do I just leave them in a windowsill or outside or can I place them in the fridge...
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    Sphagnum moss

    Thanks for that, I'll give it a go!