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Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« on: January 09, 2019, 02:05:28 PM »
Steve here,


I see some of you has singed up but hay post some pictures to show you flytraps
here I will start some for you.


Mine is pretty


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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2019, 09:49:33 PM »
I've had one or two in the past. Figured they could eat all the gnats around the fig cups. All they did was die on me.
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2019, 12:18:54 AM »
Steve here


your plant die,


do you keep them in a blowe of water and only Distilled or rain-water ?
if not that's why they die.


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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2019, 09:15:13 PM »
I have being thinking of getting some so I can keep them in the green house and or house so they can eat any insects that get close but I have not seen any seeds nor plants in any of the stores.  I use to see Venus flytraps in Walmart but have not in a while
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2019, 09:37:10 PM »
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Online is of course a good source.  Even Etsy.com frequently has them.
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2019, 10:19:08 PM »
Jhawka10,

Thanks for the recommendation. 
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2019, 08:27:58 PM »
I have had almost all varieties of carnivorous plants including very expensive Australian Cephalotus follicularis. Well easiest to care for carnivorous plant will still be my very first purple pitcher plant. Others can't really catch any insects. If you want a plant that has huge pitcher and doesn't go dormant, you can try Miranda pitcher plant. I planted my purple pitcher outdoor in the garden and they thrive, make sure to water them when it gets hot and dry outside. It tolerate tap water and soil, unlike other carnivorous plants, the water harness has to be below 50ppm.
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #7 on: September 22, 2019, 11:12:43 PM »
Figs_Italy,

Do you have any photos of your plant?
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Re: Flytrap bubies don't be shy
« Reply #8 on: September 26, 2019, 01:21:59 PM »
well heís in-ground purple pitcher plant, hasnít rained several weeks looks dehydrated. And it tolerates water over 50ppm and soil, quite hardy.
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