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by dionaea muscipula » Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:37 am

can some one tell me how to care 4 a Nepenthes bicalcarata please .thank you :)
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Re: care Q

by doku » Mon Sep 07, 2009 8:39 am

I believe that bicalcarata needs warm temperatures above 70 degrees fahrenheit and pretty high humidity above 70% at all times. Wish i had one.

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Re: care Q

by dionaea muscipula » Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:12 pm

doku wrote:I believe that bicalcarata needs warm temperatures above 70 degrees fahrenheit and pretty high humidity above 70% at all times. Wish i had one.

does it really need that much humidity cuz i read that it grows fast in NOT humid environment
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Re: care Q

by doku » Mon Sep 07, 2009 9:51 pm

Well, ive never grown it so im not positive, but i have heard that it will not pitcher properly in low humidity. Maybe someone that has grown it can shed some light on this.

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Re: care Q

by Veronis » Tue Sep 08, 2009 4:25 am

I found some bical info on a few sites that may help you.

I can't offer any advice from experience though -

http://www.omnisterra.com/botany/cp/lis ... d/3437.htm

http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load ... 23517.html


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