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by CPResource » Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:23 pm

Biggest news worth sharing with all of your friends and family? The CPR Artist Marketplace is live! Check out the awesome art and pick up something great for you or a friend while supporting the community and plant conservation. I don't think it gets any better than that!

New plants added:
Nepenthes edwardsiana - Teeth that you could slice bread with. Coincidentally, also the coolest thing since sliced bread.
Nepenthes robcantleyi x hamata - When a mommy plant and daddy plant love each other very much, sometimes you get a great hybrid.
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Sarracenia oreophila - Beautiful, endangered, and likes to go to bed early.
Sarracenia x Leah Wilkerson - proof that nature runs the best multivariate tests.
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Drosera filiformis - nature's anti-aircraft gun?
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Audrey II - because April fools! Sometimes managing a plant website can offer a few giggles.
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New blog posts:
Transplanting and repotting Nepenthes - We all know your Nepenthes is overdue for a repotting... help me help you. Learn from my mistakes, and get your Nepenthes transplanted with ease.
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Launch of Carnivorous Plant Resource Artist Marketplace - because who wouldn't want to write a post about something so awesome?! Woo!
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Just show me the pretty pictures:
Many new gallery photos. Take a look and find your new favorite!

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by Nightbreed » Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:16 am

Really love your site. Great information with amazing photos. Can't imagine the work you put into this site.

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by Hungry Plants » Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:21 pm

I also love your website. Thow I would have thought there would be a propagation portion to each plant.

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by CPResource » Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:36 pm

Nightbreed wrote:Really love your site. Great information with amazing photos. Can't imagine the work you put into this site.

Hey, really appreciate your kind words. It is a lot of work, but it's a topic I love, so it's also a pleasure. - Also a great excuse for me to brush up on some of my own plant knowledge!

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by CPResource » Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:45 pm

Hungry Plants wrote:I also love your website. Thow I would have thought there would be a propagation portion to each plant.

Hey, thanks! I have genus-level propagation info and try to break down differences in propagation techniques among some of the unique species that fall within a given genus. Take the sundew page, for example: https://carnivorousplantresource.com/th ... s/sundews/
But you're right, I probably could use propagation techniques on individual plant pages. Maybe as a future enhancement :)


...also, always looking for contributors! If I've omitted something you think is valuable for folks checking out the page, please feel free to get in touch with me to include it!

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by CPResource » Thu Nov 29, 2018 6:41 pm

November 2018 Updates!

September-November is a crazy time of year, for me. I’m a Halloween nut, and took up the task of building a Haunted House, this year. Now that it’s all wrapped, and we’re past the ol’ Turkey Day, it’s back to our regularly-scheduled program! Enjoy!

New plants added:
Nepenthes albomarginata - Either the most fashionable Nepenthes, or the most religious... the white collar throws me off
Nepenthes ampullaria - Short, squat, and dabbling in vegetarianism
Nepenthes rafflesiana - A classic lowland high on my list
Nepenthes alata - Polymorphic, and half of the world's most popular Nepenthes hybrid
Nepenthes aristolochioides - A wee hunchbacked Nepenthes named after another plant because it's so funky, there's nothing else to compare it to
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Venus flytrap "Gremlin" - just add water!

New blog posts:
Carnivorous Plants: A beginner's basic grow guide - A quick refresher for you, or a great link to send to your friend who has questions about growing that HomeDepot buy!
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The cilia of the Venus flytrap - Let us all take a moment to enjoy one of the most iconic details of the Venus flytrap.


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As always, new gallery photos. Take a look and find your newest favorite!

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by Benurmanii » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:29 pm

Hey, I’m gonna make a small write-up of some edits for the Pinguicula page in a PM. Just mainly some minor tweaks in the cold and warm temperate tabs.

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by _-SphagnumFromHell-_ » Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:45 pm

Is that a picture of your own plant for the Venus Flytrap Gremlin?

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by CPResource » Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:48 am

Benurmanii wrote:Hey, I’m gonna make a small write-up of some edits for the Pinguicula page in a PM. Just mainly some minor tweaks in the cold and warm temperate tabs.

Sounds great! I welcome the feedback and suggestions for improvements.

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Re: Carnivorous Plant Resource

by CPResource » Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:52 am

_-SphagnumFromHell-_ wrote:Is that a picture of your own plant for the Venus Flytrap Gremlin?

It is a photo of Carson Trexler's plant taken by Carson for an article that he published on the site entitled The Cilia of the Venus Flytrap

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