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By Panman
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Posts:  4034
Joined:  Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:41 pm
#410644
We are just over a week into our monthly photo contest and we have some great entries. Here are the standings:
Nocturne 10
slicric78 8
Carnies 8
Panman 7
tracieh 7
hollyhock 6
Stratofortress 6
Sundews69 5
thepitchergrower 4
plantnerdjules 4
-Stanley- 3
optique 2

Thank you, I love seeing everyone's collections. If you haven't posted an entry yet, there is still plenty of time. Be sure to look over all of the entries and vote for your favorite by giving it a thumbs up.
By John W
Posts:  70
Joined:  Sun Oct 24, 2021 1:11 pm
#411021
Alright here’s my late submission! My wife has been grading my photo taking abilities - she’s finally says I’ve gotten better - an F+!
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By VFTnPups
Posts:  97
Joined:  Mon Jul 25, 2016 1:08 pm
#411595
My collection looks bad this year :| I had some beauties last year, so hopefully they’ll look like that again next month. Bought a ton of cultivars this year.
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By Stratofortress
Posts:  277
Joined:  Sun Jun 26, 2011 7:29 pm
#411760
elaineo wrote: Thu May 05, 2022 5:22 pm
Stratofortress wrote: Thu May 05, 2022 12:45 am 4689B6D8-E47B-4144-BCDB-2E133062C69F.jpeg
More to come?
Why do I feel like I’m at a rave…
Rave Lights are fun to look at directly🤩You don’t want to do that with these LEDS 😵
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By Stratofortress
Posts:  277
Joined:  Sun Jun 26, 2011 7:29 pm
#411762
slicric78 wrote: Mon May 02, 2022 5:53 pm A few growing seasons ago I had a DC-XL show false vivapary.
That is the single most astonishing photo of False Vivapary I have ever seen🤯 Thanks for sharing
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By Dan V
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Posts:  115
Joined:  Tue Oct 26, 2021 4:32 am
#411775
Newbie in Missouri late to the party. Here in the Midwest our Spring has been less than ideal with only a few really nice days between cold heavy rain, outright storms with tornados and being mostly cloudy all of the time, I can actually get a higher par under the lights which I know is not ideal, but I think they can maybe extend the growing period. My first plants were purchased in early October 2021, and they got thru the dormancy period with a little beginner's luck as I habitually over watered the plants. My collection" has grown thanks to the FTS and some knowledgeable forum members.
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By Panman
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#412820
I have to apologize, I did not do a good job of doing updates for May's contest. It's been a pretty hectic month. It was a close race this month, but @slicric78 beat a run-off with Carnies and Nocturne at the last minute. Congratulations. PM me for details on claiming your prize.

June's contest will be coming up soon. So you can start thinking about your entry, the topic will be Venus Flytrap 'typical'. Be sure to get your entry in early for your best chance of winning.
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