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By Cross
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Joined:  Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:25 pm
#336229
I was wondering if anyone has one? How big do they get? The picture on cc looks like they get pretty fat lol. I wad thinking of picking one up.

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By Shadowtski
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Joined:  Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:19 am
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I have one and I love it.
I was given mine by the gentleman who registered the plant.

It's heritage /origin is being revised, I believe.
It was registered as a hybrid between D. aliciae and D. capensis 'alba'.
I think the current belief is that the plant is a D. capensis variant.
D. x 'Hercules' in a 18oz  beer cup pot. (3 3/4 inch Dia.)
D. x 'Hercules' in a 18oz beer cup pot. (3 3/4 inch Dia.)
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D. x 'Hercules'
D. x 'Hercules'
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By Alderas
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Joined:  Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:24 pm
#336254
I just got one about a month or so now. It was just a small starter so not a big plant yet. But in the time I have been growing it I have seen about a dozen new leafs sprouting.So far it looks to me like it is going to be bigger than my typical for sure.
Is this d.capensis?

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