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By mo_carnivore
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Joined:  Thu Jun 23, 2016 6:20 pm
As the temperatures are warming outside and the days are getting longer, things are starting to grow! Here's my first evidence of my temperates waking up from their slumber:
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I'm pretty sure that lump in the middle of the crown is a flower! Hopefully my other Sarracenia will follow suit soon.

Inside, I've started raising the photoperiod under my lights to mimic the photoperiod outside. It's amazing how the plants have responded. Within a week, I saw developing flower stalks from no less than five different species!
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My tomentosa stalks are almost ready to pop by the way ;)
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I hope everyone else is starting to see signs of spring!
By KategoricalKarnivore
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Joined:  Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:00 pm
Looking great.
By Kenneth
Posts:  134
Joined:  Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:46 am
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