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By x20villan02x
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Joined:  Wed Sep 01, 2010 10:28 pm
#70447
i got a 4pack of droseras! i got a d. adelae, d.binata, d.spat (pink), and d.spat (fi). When i ordered there was supposed to be a 1 D. Rotundifolia, but i got 2 spats, i didnt know that there were two kinds?? also they are all tropical except for the adelae right?
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By moof
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Joined:  Sun Oct 18, 2009 7:54 am
#70448
There are many kinds or locations of D.spatulata, don't know what does (fi) mean... filiformis maybe?
By x20villan02x
Posts:  109
Joined:  Wed Sep 01, 2010 10:28 pm
#70449
i put them all in the same pot. i might have to take the adelae out to have a pot of its own. the root system on it is huge!
By snapperhead51
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Joined:  Mon May 03, 2010 11:46 am
#70450
the D.spatulata FI is a form from Australia spat, from Fraser Island of the coast of Queensland ok
cheers J
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By x20villan02x
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#70454
they just arrived yesterday, so their looking a little bleh.. sorry blackberry takes crappy pics.
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By tommyr
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#70467
The Adelae like a more shaded spot then the others. Bright, indirect Sun. You may want to transplant that one into it's own container. Adelae will grow bigger (longer leaves) in a deep pot, smaller in a shallow pot but will produce lots of baby plants.

Like this (2 inch deep tray)

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