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By bcavanau
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Joined:  Mon Jun 14, 2021 5:01 pm
Hey all, Brian here, guess I should introduce myself.

I'm from Byron, MI. Just got started with carnivorous plants a couple months ago. Bought a few death cubes in the past and they always died on me. Now I know I shouldn't give them my softened well water...doh.

Well anyway I found a few more death cubes, and after lots of reading here and on Facebook, they seem to be doing rather well. So, I expanded to a couple cultivars, a Sarracenia, a Nepenthes and a few Drosera.

Now I am branching out to start growing from seed, and hopefully have some to offer locally as there really isn't much around. Wish me luck.

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By Greenthumbs Garden
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Joined:  Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:15 pm
Awesome Brian, welcome to the forum. Most of us had similar experiences buying plants and they always This forum has been a life line in helping us to grow these amazing plants successfully. Hi back from Spain!

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By Panman
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Welcome to the forum!
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By MaxVft
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Joined:  Sat May 08, 2021 4:17 am
Hi Brian and welcome to the forum! Mr Greenthumb was right on with how this forum is very friendly and helpful, so don't be afraid to make a post here!
Thanks and happy growing,
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