Some photos from yesterday:
S. leucophylla (L34)
S. leucophylla Apalachicola, Florida
S. leucophylla purple and white giant, Route 71, Nr Altha, N. Florida (L19)
S. flava var. ornata Blackwater, Florida. Colour has developed into a soft scarlet around the throat.
S. flava var...
Images from Mike King's open day - here are the many many photos I took today!
Labels included for the ones I can remember.
S. rubra ssp. wherryi
S. purpurea ssp. venosa var. montana
Anthocyanin free minor - bit blurry!
F32 flava var. flava NC
S. flava var. cuprea...
The BMW F1 show came to my home town today!
Nothing like being deafened by an F1 car and watching some donuts!!!
Next time you're over in Britain, you'll have some brand new coins to play with: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7328107.stm
I think they're really neat and it's a clever idea. Unfortunately there are are still some stuffy old fools who think it's an outrage, going by some of the comments...
A lot of questions about dormancy in VFTs have been appearing over the last couple of weeks.
As a general rule, during October, venus flytraps will still be growing, but will more likely be growing ground hugging fall leaves.
Older summer traps will be dying off and going black. It's quite...
Mars UK have now incomprehensibly started using calf rennet in the manufacture of their chocolate, which means that vegetarians (6% of the UK population) and various religions can no longer eat Mars bars and other confectionary.
Why chocolate needs calf stomach in it is beyond me, but they...
Some workmen are removing some boxes of paperwork from the cellar at work. It's a fairly old building which was a nursing home at one time, now converted into offices.
In the cellar, the guy was on his phone when he heard a groan behind him. He turned around and instinctively took a photo with...