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By snapperhead51
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these germinated a while back and now its summer are growing very fast indeed , these germinate din about early December
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By victor
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I've never grown drosera filiformis before but those look gorgeous
By sundewman
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Joined:  Sun Mar 07, 2010 7:21 am
The look very healthy there! Nice growing!

Just as a note for anyone trying to grow D. filiformis indoors-
When I first tried growing this spcs. indoors, I didn't realize how much they needed to be fed in order to continue growth. Lost about 95% of my seeds until I brought some outside (out of desperation since I figured I would lose them all) and they were able to catch a few gnats. Then the growth took off!
By JimsPlants
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Joined:  Mon Oct 12, 2009 11:41 am
Wow, this is incredible growth! How have you grown these to this size in just 1 month-Great. Must be that aussie sun you get :)

Did you cold stratify them before?

I got some Filiformis Red form stratifying right after 1 month they dont look like this
By jht-union
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Joined:  Tue Apr 13, 2010 11:43 pm
John, they look great, that puts me into thinking that soon my droseras that are growing with little sun, and in a room, with heat source, but little light source will grow really big in spring in natural sunlight, fresh air, and they have being 3 months now in a small container, good pics jonh!!!

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