Hi everyone, I've won quite a few giveaways here on TF and I'm finally able to give something back to the community.
I'm giving away a division of my S. x readii. You just need to guess my favorite Czech beer and paypal me (via gift) $7 for shipping (CONUS.)
I purchased this as my first...
My local nursery was having a 30% off sale on some plants and I decided to pick up a "death cube" VFT and Drosera. Does anyone know what species of Drosera this is? My guess would be spatulata.
I did not have high hopes for this piece of rhizome when it broke off from its parent plant. It was ripped out of the soil three times by some creature (probably a squirrel) and was looking a little worse for wear. It has surprised me by putting up a series of beautiful pitchers and even started...
**I will preface this by saying I am not an expert, I have only been growing CPs for 5 years (but only really got into them in the last year) and there are many people here with vastly more experience. This is a summary of my experience and what I've learned about these horrid creatures. If you...
I purchased an S. minor var. okefenokeensis (Ware County, GA - Unique seedling) this past June at the BACPS show. As I watched a new pitcher develop I was struck by the difference in coloring between a fresh pitcher and mature one. I decided to take a series of pictures showing the change in...
Boom! Who doesn't love pictures? We all love pictures, and this thread is where you'll find a lot of mine!
Here's an overview of the current collection.
From back to front:
1. S. x readei
2. Darlingtonia californica
3. S. flava v. rugelii x flava v. maxima / D. binata
4. S. minor v...
- S. alata var. nigrapurpurea (Mike Wang)
- S. flava var. rugelli x var. maxima
- S. flava var. cuprea
- S. flava var. rubricorpora (Liberty Co, FL) (various clones) (Mike Wang)
- S. flava var. rubricorpora 'agristats' x var. ornata (Phil...
In April 2010 I was walking to the top of campus at SFSU and passed by the University green house. They were having a plant sale and I decided to check it out. I ended up purchasing a Sarracenia x readii and had no idea what I was getting myself into or how I would get swept up with the...