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Phosphorescence for Vft (maybe a noob question)

 by roarke ¦  Sun May 23, 2010 9:38 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Phosphorescence for Vft (maybe a noob question) ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 1127

Maybe a noob question : Hi, i know that some sort of radiation exist because of radioactivity must be emited (or im wrong on chemistry), and i dont want to kill my vft, but is there a chance and what would happen if i will give light from it, anyone try it, and of course the light intensity from a p...

Vft nutrition other than insects and water ?

 by roarke ¦  Sun May 23, 2010 9:24 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Vft nutrition other than insects and water ? ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 965

Hi, i know im not supposed to give fertilizer to vft, but other than insects and water, is there someone successfully manage to give some natural fertilizer of some sort for vft nutrition or other methods you know that works ? (my second vft doesn't grow very well, but i will try to catch and give i...

Re: My 7 months flytraps history

 by roarke ¦  Sat Mar 13, 2010 9:42 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap General Discussions ¦  Topic: My 7 months flytraps history ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1527

Thanks,i hope you saw my photos because is sayng now ''bandwith excedet".

My 7 months flytraps history

 by roarke ¦  Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:34 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap General Discussions ¦  Topic: My 7 months flytraps history ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1527

Hi,i bring you my history : They are my first 2 vft : 30 sept 2009 first of 2 vft 13 nov 2009 first vft 13 nov 2009 second vft

One of my vtf is dead ?

 by roarke ¦  Fri Mar 05, 2010 9:52 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: One of my vtf is dead ? ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 2298

I dug it up to check it out after it gone from dormancy, and please tel me your opinion.Thank you.

Re: Is March

 by roarke ¦  Tue Mar 02, 2010 8:32 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Is March ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1356

Thank you.

Is March

 by roarke ¦  Tue Mar 02, 2010 7:37 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Is March ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1356

I have 2 vft and they dont have green leaves anymore (in my country the heat is on).The dormancy is over.My question is (sorry if the answer is somewhere in the forum)how many days must pass usually that the plant may rise again (i cut off the black leaves).If the vft is dead for good,how is the bul...

What can i do with a flower stalk ? (Plant it ?)

 by roarke ¦  Sat Feb 06, 2010 10:08 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: What can i do with a flower stalk ? (Plant it ?) ¦  Replies: 5 ¦  Views: 1685

Hi all.What can i do with a flower stalk ? If i plant it will grow into something (pardon my ignorance),or not ? My new vft skiped dormancy(the other two are dormant) and has 1 and half inch stalk and i am gonna cut it today or tomorrow.Thanks in advance.

Artificial light (18 + 18 watt ?)

 by roarke ¦  Thu Feb 04, 2010 1:18 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Artificial light (18 + 18 watt ?) ¦  Replies: 1 ¦  Views: 1406

Hi all.The title is the question.If i use 2 Sylvania fluorescent neon lamps,each have 18 watt ,6400 k ,1050 Lumen,daylight, it will be fine for VFT ? (dont want to use one 36 watt).And of course 18 + 18=36 (try to cover more surface with two).Thanks in advance and please tell me if is a sollution (n...

Re: It is okay ?

 by roarke ¦  Mon Jan 25, 2010 9:58 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: It is okay ? ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1236

In my balcony is -8 to -15 celssius.I covered them with newspapers with the shape of a cone,the pot is covered around with paper.But the soil is hard as stone a few times.So in Romania these days is like -25 celssius a few days.What mild winter is ? From -15 to 10 celssius ?

It is okay ?

 by roarke ¦  Mon Dec 21, 2009 10:40 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: It is okay ? ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1236

Hi all.It is okay ?It was cold for a few days and the soil from 1 vft is a bit freezed,the other not.Some leaves are soft (floppy) and i see on some leaves some veins and are swelled.The sun is not that bright. (I cannot bring them in because of shock,in my room is 21 celsius and in the balcony wher...

Vft comic strip

 by roarke ¦  Sat Nov 28, 2009 5:43 pm ¦  Forum: Forum Rules, Feedback, Announcements, Comments, Suggestions ¦  Topic: Vft comic strip ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1707

Hi.I have an idea about some comic strips wich i may draw and post on this site in the near future (if the adm. will let me of course).Anyone interested ? I dont have lots of experience,but why not ?

Myth Buster view about music

 by roarke ¦  Sat Nov 28, 2009 4:15 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: Myth Buster view about music ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1743

Hi.Maybe you all already know this,but Myth Buster experiment showed that plants love rock music.So rock on and i hope our plants grow good and dont die very often and dont go to hell, AC/DC,,Highway to hell'' LOL.

Re: i got dust till dawn and absorbtion is futile problem

 by roarke ¦  Sat Nov 28, 2009 4:02 pm ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: i got dust till dawn and absorbtion is futile problem ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1629

Then after the soil is soaked the tray water can remain there indifinetely and will be gond after a few days ? (not in the dormancy state)

White mold question

 by roarke ¦  Thu Nov 26, 2009 11:04 am ¦  Forum: Venus Fly Trap Care Questions ¦  Topic: White mold question ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 2559

Hi all.A few times i removed some white mold from the surface of the soil, some milimeters.They are not on the vft,even if i have the vft for about 1 month and 2 weeks,with white mold apearing a few times.I know that i must keep ventilation,but i cant leave my window open all the time.What is the la...

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