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By bvalente
Posts:  892
Joined:  Tue Mar 11, 2014 8:58 pm
#205297
Hey everyone,

So I am starting to expand my carnivorous plant collection and am extremely interested in getting a sundew. From what I have read, the Dorsera Capensis seems to be the easiest and most tolerable one to grow so I am looking to get one, however I am open for different types as well.

For the people in Michigan, does anyone know any stores that have these? I have gone to quite a few local nurseries and ironically, they don't even know what one is :roll:

I am looking to get one locally (I try to stay true to either the FTS or my local stores, I'm a hometown guy :lol: ) so if anyone would even be willing to send some seeds, I'd love to try to germinate some :D
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By Cory
Posts:  1149
Joined:  Sat Jul 27, 2013 5:42 pm
#205299
It's highly unlikely that you will find any locally anywhere.
All I have ever seen at nurseries are alata pitcher plants and typical flytraps and a few sarracenia species
Never any sundews


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By SundewWolf
Posts:  2205
Joined:  Fri Mar 08, 2013 2:38 pm
#205306
I've got some capensis alba, capensis typical, spatulata fraisers island, and filiformis florida red with flowerstalks. I can send you some seeds if you want. It'll be about two weeks before they're ready to harvest though.
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By keitarofox
Posts:  69
Joined:  Tue Aug 24, 2010 1:28 am
#205419
I have some Capensis "narrow leaf" and some D. spatulata seedlings growing right now. They germinated only a couple weeks ago, so they have some time to go before they can ship.

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