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By Daddy666
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Joined:  Thu Jun 17, 2021 4:55 pm
Hey y'all

First, I hope the move is going well for M and L!
I just noticed that on one of my plants, two petioles are growing double traps; one has two traps growing from one "vein", and the other actually has a "Y" shaped vein which splits and each one leads to a trap. Both double traps are on the same plant.

Is this common? I've never seen it before. It would be cool if it continues and there comes to be a two headed trap cultivar! But let me not get ahead of myself. Any feedback is greatly appreciated!

Keep on trappin"!
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By Panman
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Joined:  Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:41 pm
It has been known to happen. Similar to false vivipary, there are many things that can cause it.
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By MaxVft
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Joined:  Sat May 08, 2021 4:17 am
It is likely to happen. The cultivar "Jaws" tends to be more likely to produce them. But still, it is an awesome mutation!

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