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Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby meizzwang » Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:27 am

For your viewing pleasure, here's a few overview shots of the collection, taken June 9, 2013:

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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Dionae » Tue Jun 11, 2013 1:12 pm

I dont see how you ever leave your garden lol.
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby LAKJP » Tue Jun 11, 2013 1:21 pm

Now, that's a too huge collection :D
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Mikey3288 » Tue Jun 11, 2013 1:40 pm

As always, ridiculous photos Mike! Maintenance must take forever on all those Sarracenia.
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby parker679 » Tue Jun 11, 2013 4:01 pm

Dionae wrote:I dont see how you ever leave your garden lol.



Seriously!!!

Great photos Mike, thanks for sharing.
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby meizzwang » Tue Jun 11, 2013 4:49 pm

haha, thanks guys! Indeed, it's a crazy amout of work to maintain a collection this size, and there's even more than what's photographed above. There's lots of new stuff in the pipeline too, so stay tuned!
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Snap Traps » Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:59 pm

How many liters (gallons I dare say) of water do you use per day :shock: ? You can start collecting entrance fees once it turns into a botanical garden :lol: .
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby parker679 » Tue Jun 11, 2013 7:16 pm

I'm just going to leave this here for anyone who doesn't know.

sarracenias-for-sale-2013-huge-inventory-t18602.html


I spent over a year seeing Mike's pictures all over the forums before I found out he sells the plants. Talk about being like a kid in a candy store.
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Matt » Tue Jun 11, 2013 11:09 pm

Thanks for the photos Mike! That's a fantastic view :)
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby meizzwang » Tue Jun 11, 2013 11:30 pm

You're welcome Matt-glad you're enjoying them!
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Gothic TRAPS » Fri Jun 21, 2013 3:47 am

Holy Moses, meizzwang :P!!! Quite the collection and a beautiful view at that. Nice growing :mrgreen: !
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby polyakov » Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:58 am

Do you have any S. purpurea? If yes please post some photos. I want to compare it with some from my collection.
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Starchy » Fri Jun 21, 2013 12:34 pm

polyakov wrote:Do you have any S. purpurea? If yes please post some photos. I want to compare it with some from my collection.


Here are the purps that he has for sale in another thread:

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PURPUREAS
P1 S. purpurea ssp. Purpurea District of Muskoka, ON seedlings http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/5732008763/in/set-72157626746880584 med-large, $15
P2 S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Huron Co, ON. Division off of the largest of my 11 year old mother plants, limited, Inquire

P3 S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Wellington Co, ON. Division off of the largest of my 11 year old mother plants, limited, inquire

P4 S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Ontario seedlings 5 yr old plants: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6135425284/in/set-72157627467614667 large, $15

P5 S. purpurea ssp. venosa (Brunswick red x venosa) http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6209841641/in/set-72157627467614667medium-large, $12
P6 S. purpurea ssp. venosa (Brunswick Red x Venosa). 4 clones selected from 100's of seedlings. Division from my mother plants,large, $15

P7 S. purpurea ssp. venosa Old Dock, Columbus Co, NC. various clones: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6113011358/in/set-72157627467614667 large, $15

P8 S. purpurea ssp. venosa Brunswick Co, NC(select clone) bulbous, vigorous clone with nice red color: http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h44 ... G_9595.jpg inquire

P9 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone A division from one of my mother plants pictured here N/A

P10 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone C. division from one of my mother plants, may/may not have roots, but from very healthy individual N/A

P11 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone D. Division from one of my mother plants pictured here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6112464883/in/set-72157627467614667 N/A

P12 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone H. extremely limited. Division off of one of the mother plants pictured: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6112464883/in/set-72157627467614667 N/A

P13 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone J. Extremely limited, division off of one of the mother plants pictured: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6112464883/in/set-72157627467614667 N/A

P14 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC clone K extremely limited. Division off of one of the mother plants pictured: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/6112464883/in/set-72157627467614667 $15sm

P15 S. montana Transylvania Co, NC seedlings from this batch: http://i1110.photobucket.com/albums/h44 ... G_9341.jpg med-small, $15

P16 S. purpurea ssp. Purpurea f. heterophylla N/A all green, division division from the best of this seed batch: http://www.flickr.com/photos/63000221@N05/5732007209/in/set-72157626746880584 medium, $20
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby meizzwang » Fri Jun 21, 2013 7:16 pm

Polyakov-sure thing! There's tons in the collection, and this isn't everything, but a good sample:

S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Caroline Co, VA:
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another shot:
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mostly S. montanas and S. purpurea ssp. pupurpureas from different locations:
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S. montanas:
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close up of S. montana transylvania Co, NC:
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S. purpurea ssp. purpurea 'marl bog form' Bruce Co, ON:
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S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Wellington and Huron Co, ON:
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S. purpurea ssp. purpurea f. heterophylla:
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S. purpurea ssp. purpurea Caroline Co, VA in the front, S. purpurea ssp. venosa Tattnall Co, GA in the back:Image

And these are divisions from the tattnall co, GA venosas:
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Some S. purpurea ssp. purpureas here:
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S. purpurea venosa Old Dock, Columbus Co, NC:
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Re: Photos of the Sarracenia Collection, June 2013

Postby Dionae » Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:23 pm

I've warned you Mike. Keep posting these pics i'm going to bring a tent and post up in your back yard;).
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