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    Seed library stand.

    My partner asked her Dad to build her a seed library stand. Cool idea!! Great way to get some interesting veggie seeds.
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    Found some Phycomyces today

    Phycomyces. Grows out of cat poop.
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    My battle with aphids solved.

    I had been battling aphids on a juvenile Sar. for a couple months. Every day I would pick them off with tweezers. But they hid deep in the growth points and kept damaging new growth. So what I did is, unpotted it and got as much of the medium off. Then submerged the whole plant in water for...
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    Why this Bat Chooses to Snooze in a Meat-Eating Home

    Some great cinematography in this short documentary. You tube link
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    Little fly making webbing?

    Saw some webs with little flies hanging under them. And they run pretty fast on the webs. What the heck. Any one know what these are? EDIT. Looks like a fungus gnat after some googling. but whats with the webs?
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    Rare Amazonian cactus flowers for first time in UK

    https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/feb/20/thousands-live-stream-rare-cactus-prepares-to-bloom-uk-moonflower-selenicereus-wittii
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    Computer-assisted Venus flytrap captures objects on demand

    https://techxplore.com/news/2021-01-computer-assisted-venus-flytrap-captures-demand.amp
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    Newts and Salamanders

    I love newts and salamanders. I came across three of these little ones in my back yard. I'm not sure what kind. Could be Wandering Salamander. But they are really cool and I'm happy they can thrive back there. Vancouver Island, BC.
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    Dionaea muscipula "Alien"

    Still would love this. Still looking.
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    Tendril dug right into ground......?

    One of my plants has a tendril dug right onto a neighbouring plants pots moss. Is this common? Whats going on?
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    Lowii x Ventricosa for sale in the Comox Valley, B.C. @ Art Knapp

    I spotted a whole bunch of Lowii x Ventricosa for sale at Art Knapp. They're from Hawaiian Botanicals.
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    Slime Mold Picture.

    Slime mold or slime mould is an informal name given to several kinds of unrelated eukaryotic organisms that can live freely as single cells, but can aggregate together to form multicellular reproductive structures. Slime molds were formerly classified as fungi but are no longer considered part...
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    Some of my CP's

    N. Alata Showing a bit of variegation.
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    Any Sarracenia purpurea seeds for sale?

    Hi there does anyone have any Sarracenia purpurea Seeds for sale?
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    Sarracenia purpurea seed starts under a dome. Heat mat?

    I have a bunch of S. purpurea seeds germinating after 4 weeks of stratification. Should I use a heat mat to keep them warm? They are in pot, on a tray, under a dome. With artificial light for about 12hrs.
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    Azoxystrobin for VFT

    I couldn't find any mention of this here, so I wanted to ask, has anyone has experimented with this? Seen some YouTube videos and post about people showing its effects.
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    Just added a D. spatulata to the collection.

    :)
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    Hello from Courtenay on Vancouver Island.

    I am looking forward to sharing some Bog adventures. :p Sundew Bog.
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