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By evenwind
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I've been concentrating on Sundews and Pings since I lost almost all my VFTs over the last two years. But I thought I should have at least a couple to keep my hand in. Anyhow, I found this clone. It kinda grabs you by the ears and screams "RED!" in your face...
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By hungry carnivores
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Is that Maroon Monster?
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By evenwind
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@hungry carnivores It's called "Red Sangria". I haven't seen an adult, so I have no idea how big it's going to get.
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By MikeB
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Nice! I have a few Red Sangria plants sitting outside.
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By evenwind
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I'm glad someone else has the clone. I'm curious how well it colors up in real sunlight. My full spectrum lights seem to really bring out the red. (There was a previous discussion about the lights, if anybody's interested: http://www.flytrapcare.com/phpBB3/post2 ... ml#p226837 )
By camsdad66
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Lovely plant! And yes, no lack of RED!!! LOL.

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By Apollyon
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I saw that red sangria on ebay and thought of getting a clone. It has a very nice red color to it. I'm inspired now lol, have to keep an eye out
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By MikeB
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Apollyon wrote: Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:05 amI saw that red sangria on ebay and thought of getting a clone. It has a very nice red color to it. I'm inspired now lol, have to keep an eye out
The Red Onyx flytraps look great, too. Mine are burgundy all over. I'll try to get home before dark tomorrow and take a picture.
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MikeB wrote:
Apollyon wrote: Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:05 amI saw that red sangria on ebay and thought of getting a clone. It has a very nice red color to it. I'm inspired now lol, have to keep an eye out
The Red Onyx flytraps look great, too. Mine are burgundy all over. I'll try to get home before dark tomorrow and take a picture.
Yeah man, that'd be awesome! I also purchased some stuff from CCCP. Mainly some cephalotus but I did get an Alien VFT for like 8 bucks lol. Those red onyx looked really good but I'd like to see what they look like as they get mature. His were the size of a quarter :lol: The Alien finally hit it's stride over the last couple of weeks. It's really liking the Florida summer
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So, I finally got a chance to take some pics of my red cultivars:

Maroon Monster
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Some of them are showing more green than usual because they've been catching bugs and growing fast in my usual summertime heat and humidity.
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By evenwind
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Pretty! How do the outdoor Red Sangrias look?
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By Matt
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@MikeB, they look great!! Thanks for sharing the photos :D
By Apollyon
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@MikeB, Very nice! The red Onyx actually grows to look even better. I'm really liking that maroon monster too. You have some great plants. Thanks for sharing.

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