Seeing everyone’s beautiful photos of temperate bog plants inspired me to finally grow my own. As you might already tell I much prefer tropical and sub-tropical plants grown indoors under grow lights. I do have a love for Sarracenia, and Dionaea…As such they deserve to be grown correctly, i.e. outdoors under full sun. Materials: Pool… Continue reading My First Container Bog
My first foray into backyard herbalism making a delicious wild violet jelly.
I’d like to take a moment to shine some spotlight on one of my favorite non-carnivorous plants. Tacca chantrieri also known as, the Black Bat Flower. There are approximately 17 distinct species of plants within the genus Tacca. They are relatively rare in cultivation. Your best bet is to find one online. Although depending on your… Continue reading Tacca chantrieri (The Black Bat Flower)
Hi folks. For the past several weeks I’ve been planning an indoor basement grow room to kick off 2016. I created this thread to post pictures & document my progress with this build. Room Specs: The area is roughly 12 feet long x 7.5 feet wide. Ceiling height is about 78 inches, 72 inches underneath… Continue reading My Indoor Grow Room Project Part One
Hello and thanks for stopping by. Today I would like to touch briefly on propagation, and I would like to share with you an important tip for successfully propagating your carnivorous plants. I have been growing carnivorous plants for nearly 2 years now. As I propagate all varieties of these plants with greater frequency, I… Continue reading Important Propagation Tip
A brief update showcasing several of my recent acquisitions that have adjusted well to my growing conditions.
Stylidium debile a.k.a. “Frail Triggerplant” – Background information, video, cultivation tips, and suggestions for further reading!