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By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#332546
hahahaha most coming as tiny little things and i will sell off duplicates once they grow a bit. need to offset some of the $ this hobby is costing :p

i was thinking maybe my thread is not in the most active section and i should start another in another section.
By CpKid
Posts:  389
Joined:  Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:13 pm
#332549
I'll need to start doin' that soon!

Yes, maybe this should be moved to nepenthes or something, I've noticed with other posts that this sections isn't that active.
By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#333031
the BE babies have finally arrived! They all look a bit pissed off from their journey and gunna take a few weeks to do anything if I had to guess. Very happy with this order :) also got a glabrata x hamata freebie added in woohoo
ImageIMG_2706 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2707 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2708 by myles geishecker, on Flickr


as a sidenote my aristo x hamata finally pitchering. really happy with this one, pops yellow and now darkening rapidly. cant wait to see how dark the peristomes get.
ImageIMG_2667 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2668 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2696 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2695 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
By CpKid
Posts:  389
Joined:  Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:13 pm
#334879
Wow! Those are amazing as always! They honestly don't even look all that bad for being in the mail for a few days.
Lucky, I love freebies :D Those pitchers are beautiful! I'm glad its pitchering for you!
Good growin'
-CpKid
By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#334901
Thanks, and they were in the mail for almost two weeks! No broken growth points and none looking sickly is all I could have hoped for.

Do you have any new pics of your plants? If you have a thread and I just dont know it please send link!
By CpKid
Posts:  389
Joined:  Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:13 pm
#334917
Wow, I assumed they'd been in the mail a few days.

I need to make a post with my set up, I'll do that tomorrow when I have a bit more time. Be aware that I only have 2 nepenthes...yet lol
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By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#334919
Yeah because they came from Borneo then as soon as they arrived after import to pearl river exotics they shipped them to me.

doesnt matter if you have two or two hundred neps, still cool to watch them grow! :) Plus you have other types as well
By CpKid
Posts:  389
Joined:  Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:13 pm
#334960
I've never ordered from them, I didn't know how that whole system worked.

Absolutely!Neps are some of my favorite cp's! True, I have some other carnivorous plants besides nepenthes.

Anyhow, heres the link to my grow room :D my-basement-grow-room-t43735.html
By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#334968
ah great! will go check it out now :)

some more plants came in today, these ones all hardened off and wont be adjusting for long by the looks of them :)

spect x talangensis
ImageIMG_2732 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2733 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

spath x gymno
ImageIMG_2734 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2735 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2736 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

pyriformis
ImageIMG_2737 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2738 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

naga
ImageIMG_2739 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2740 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

spect x tenuis
ImageIMG_2741 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2742 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

spath x dubia
ImageIMG_2743 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2744 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2746 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

spath x spect
ImageIMG_2747 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2748 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2749 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

veitchii x mira #1
ImageIMG_2750 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2751 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2752 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

second veitchii x mira
ImageIMG_2753 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2754 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2755 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

not looking so empty in there anymore :O I am absolutely thrilled with this collection and once my wistuba and EP plants come in and things start getting big I will have to stop buying and start selling the ones that arent my favorites. easier said than done haha
ImageIMG_2758 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2759 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2760 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
ImageIMG_2761 by myles geishecker, on Flickr

finally have both humidifers up and running :) should get way better control now. gets quite foggy in there
ImageIMG_2764 by myles geishecker, on Flickr
By CpKid
Posts:  389
Joined:  Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:13 pm
#334973
Wow! Your collection is really starting to look amazing now! I really like your Spect x Talangensis :)
Just curious, what kind of foggers are you using and on average how much water do you go through?
Thanks!
By Painley
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Joined:  Thu Sep 07, 2017 6:06 pm
#334974
I'd also like to know what fogger


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By _-SphagnumFromHell-_
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Joined:  Mon May 28, 2018 5:02 pm
#334977
That is quiet the collection.

It's kind of cool how I could tell what photos were of spectabilis hybrid before I saw the captions because of how familiar I am with my spectabilis x spathulata plant.
By nepenthesl0ve
Posts:  71
Joined:  Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:33 am
#334979
spectabilis May be one of the most underrated species out there. Makes nearly any cross better and is so hardy. Plus who doesn’t love striped peristomes ;)
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