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By msarro
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Joined:  Sat Oct 30, 2021 7:25 pm
Hey everyone. This is something I haven't been able to find much info on. I received a bunch of plants as a gift from a vendor a few weeks ago. He also included a pouch of drosera capensis "red" seeds.

I planted them around 2 weeks ago, and now see tons of super tiny sprouts. But they're all green, albiet with either red or white dew (at least those that have made it past the cotyledon stage.

I was just curious - is this normal? Does the red color come in over time? Or are they likely not red capensis plants? I can't seem to find info on whether or not they grow true to seed.
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By ChefDean
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Joined:  Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:44 am
^^^^ What he said.
Give them direct light, either a grow light or direct (outside) sunlight, and they'll color up nicely.
They might get some color on a sunny windowsill, but glass filters sunlight, so I wouldn't expect too much.
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