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By Dan V
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Stapelia gigantea originally purchased in 1987. A great companion plant for all cp's as the 12" plus sized flowers attract fat and nutritious green bottle flies eager to lay their eggs.
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By Panman
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#398005
10 days left in our contest. It is great to see what other kinds of plants all of you are growing. It is still a very close race, so here are the standings:
slicric78 10
Shadowtski 9
Panman 9
Garden_Nymph 8
evenwind 7
Stratofortress 7
DesertPat 7
elaineo 7
Supercazzola 6
DragonsEye 6
Adelae 6
TrapsAndDews 6
tracieh 6
Hendre 6
thepitchergrower 5
ChefDean 5
Cosmickitty 5
Carnies 4
Nocturne 4
plantnerdjules 4
-stanly- 4
albertburrito 3
Dan V 3
sundewd 3

Be sure to take the time to go back through all of the photos and vote for your favorites. There are 5 pages of photos now! Even if you have already voted, check for any new photos that you feel need your endorsement. Thanks to everyone for participating! Now get out there and vote!
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By Panman
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Don't let it discourage you. Your time will come. Just keep taking lots of pictures.
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By Panman
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Four more days left in our contest. Wow, there are some nice pictures. It is interesting to see what other plants our community is growing besides the meat eating kind. Here are our current standings:
slicric78 11
Shadowtski 9
Panman 9
Garden_Nymph 8
evenwind 7
Stratofortress 7
DesertPat 7
Supercazzola 6
ChefDean 6
DragonsEye 6
Adelae 6
TrapsAndDews 6
tracieh 6
Hendre 6
elaineo 6
thepitchergrower 5
Cosmickitty 5
sundewd 5
Carnies 4
Nocturne 4
plantnerdjules 4
-stanly- 4
Dan V 4
Bill Phoenix 4
loanAdam 4
albertburrito 3

Be sure to go through all of the pictures and vote for your favorites.
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By Panman
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thepitchergrower wrote: Thu Jan 27, 2022 8:41 pm Seems like I have never gotten more than 7 likes on photo contests. :? :lol:
You've only been in two and the average number of votes for an entry is 5, so you are right on the curve. It's not easy because there are a lot of great pictures out there.
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By TheRavensLetters
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I really like to grow aquatic plants, I love that they function as a living water filter. And I think the roots on water lettuce are beautiful. This particular water lettuce is decended from a clump that I got as a gift from one of my best friends who used to work at a plant nursery.

The fish is a female betta named Creampie
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