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By sbrooks
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Joined:  Tue May 22, 2012 3:33 pm
#230421
I seek the Dionaea "Whale". Aye, I did own her once......sold her to some scurvy dawg (actually he's a nice guy......Hey, Jim!), and kept her offspring to die a slow, horrible death in the Cold of Winter. Now I seek her again.
Aye, and a "Gold Strike" would nice, too.......I have but one in the gallows, but it seems it will remain a wee lad forever, much like Gary Coleman.
If any of you Scallywags has a spare to dare to trade or sell, I will be bayside for a fortnight (maybe longer should the rum demand!)
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By Matt
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#230549
Whale is a great plant, but I've had a tough time getting it in tissue culture. It has large traps with sawtooth cilia, but unlike Sawtooth, it stays low growing year round.

We will have quite a few Gold Strike available for sale later this year. It's similar to Red Piranha in many ways, but perhaps doesn't divide quite as much.
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By killerplants4realz
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Joined:  Sun Jul 27, 2014 7:42 pm
#230756
Good information Matt. I have never heard of gold strike? But I have some very old fly traps in a group I call them the golden girls.
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By killerplants4realz
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Joined:  Sun Jul 27, 2014 7:42 pm
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Dude!!!! If only I was a bit older!!! I definitely would of hooked up with B Arthur!!! She was great in the woke christmas special:) Yaron I still can't stop cracking up!! I shot water out of my nose!!
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