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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:24 am

Gave Wally a good watering and snapped a couple of pics.
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:34 pm

Enjoying the wonderful weather.
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Wed Aug 28, 2019 6:56 am

Wally took first place in the small potted plant class, and won a ribbon for best in show at the county fair!
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by Matt » Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:23 pm

Congrats!!
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:24 am

Wally has been making a recovery since returning home. Unfortunately, someone must have found amusement in feeding him popcorn, pieces of mulch, and parts of the other plants that were on display. A week without sunlight also was stressful. Between 1/4 and 1/3 of the traps died off and had to be trimmed back.

This is a resilient cultivar and I have no doubt it will fully recover with the usual care.
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by Fieldofscreams » Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:57 am

That's exactly why I hesitate doing these kinds of shows with my plants.

No way people will keep their hands off them.
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by mcgrumpers » Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:27 pm

Whoa, that mound of overflowing traps looks so cool! How big is that container?

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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:22 am

Fieldofscreams wrote:That's exactly why I hesitate doing these kinds of shows with my plants.

No way people will keep their hands off them.
I was hesitant as well, but in the end I had a lot of fun and enjoyed most of the experience. People for the most part where curious and respectful. Just a few weren't.
mcgrumpers wrote:Whoa, that mound of overflowing traps looks so cool! How big is that container?
9 inches tall by 9 in diameter.

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Re: Young Wally VFT

by GreenOhio » Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:17 am

Dormancy is right around the corner!
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by chomato » Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:58 am

Wow how long did it take to get like that? Does the cultivar produce many small traps or you just somehow got lucky?

I really like the pics!

Edit: nvm just saw the initial post. You've had this for 4 ish years now!
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Re: Young Wally VFT

by tracieh » Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:41 pm

amazing progress! it's my goal to end up with a container like that! happy growing!

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