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By Hugestarsfan44
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I happen to find some flytraps at Walmart today. I am new to the game so didn’t really need to or intend to buy anymore for a while, but this one stood out to me. The color caught me first and foremost, but then I also noticed there is a teeny tiny baby growing with it. I was so happy to find 2 for 1! I got it home and took it out of the small plastic tube that it came in and I was even more ecstatic about the beautiful coloration! I had to share what I see as a great find. Hope y’all agree! Also, if anyone has a guess to the type that it is I’d be happy to know. My inexperienced guess is B52 but that’s just going from pictures. I will be repotting tomorrow by the way so don’t fret about the size of the pot it came in!
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By That one plant boi
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#381076
Very beautiful flytrap! And I like how the stem gets thinner near the base of the trap.

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By albertoburrito
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#381079
Why do Walmart flytraps always seem so healthy and colorful even in their conditions?
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By ChefDean
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#381086
Most Wally World VFT's are from Rocket Farms, and they put out some nice colors. However, as to the cultivar, unless it was sold as a named cultivar by a reputable seller, it's a typical. A very nice typical, but a typical nonetheless.
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By MaxVft
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#381090
Wowza!!
That looks like it could become an actual cultivar,how nice it is!Make sure to propagate this one-of-a-kind!
Happy growing,
Max
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By albertoburrito
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How big are those traps? They look huge!
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By Supercazzola
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ChefDean wrote:Most Wally World VFT's are from Rocket Farms, and they put out some nice colors. However, as to the cultivar, unless it was sold as a named cultivar by a reputable seller, it's a typical. A very nice typical, but a typical nonetheless.
Yes, what he said.
I think you may find a typical that looks like traits a particular cultivar has, but my understanding is that unless you have documentation that it is a clone of B-52 for example, you just have a typical. Mutations and recessive traits come out sometimes. Doesn’t mean it’s the registered cultivar though… make sense?
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