LED Lights for Tropical Carnivorous Plants

March 7, 2023

LED Lights for Tropical Carnivorous Plants

When needing to rely on artificial lights to supplement natural sunlight, there's no need for expensive lights or the most technologically advanced light setup. Good ol' shop lights will do the job …

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Q/A #45 - Are Copper Trays Safe to Use?

March 3, 2023

Q/A #45 - Are Copper Trays Safe to Use?

QUESTION: I have a Nepenthes, several tropical sundews, and a couple of Venus flytraps. Wondering if it’s okay to use pure copper drip trays with these plants? (Submitted in February 2023.) …

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Q/A #43 - Do I Need to Remove Dead Insects?

February 28, 2023

Q/A #43 - Do I Need to Remove Dead Insects?

QUESTION: When the sundew catches the bugs, do I just let the bugs stay there? Mine has already caught close to ten gnats, but I don’t know what I am supposed to do now. Does the sundew slowly di …

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Q/A #41 - Is This Nepenthes Safe to Buy?

February 24, 2023

Q/A #41 - Is This Nepenthes Safe to Buy?

QUESTION: I am a beginner living in Chennai, India. I am planning to buy Nepenthes mirabilis x rafflesiana as it can withstand my temperatures. My seller doesn't have pitchers right now on t …

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Q/A #40 - Flytrap Blooming in Winter(!)

February 23, 2023

Q/A #40 - Flytrap Blooming in Winter(!)

QUESTION: I received my Venus Flytrap back in November. I’ve been loving growing it, and it’s been fun watching the traps grow and open. I recently noticed that my plant is growing a flower bud. …

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Breeding Sarracenia Roundtable

February 20, 2023

Breeding Sarracenia Roundtable

Jeff Dallas recently participated in a roundtable discussion with other nursery owners about Sarracenia breeding. Watch the video and hear what the experts in the field have to share. This event wa …

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