Sockhom, I'm not sure why you feel argentii isn't part of the deaniana group? Sure, it is a miniature and has single flowers, I believe those are just the results of it living on that very narrow ridge/bit of slope. In other, less precarious habitats, the radiating species from Borneo have bbecome much laarger, nearly asbig as N. rajah. When we look at argentii, we see the flower stem is huge compared to the plant and I believe this, perhaps, shows it is still in the process of becoming smaller. No other small species produces such a large flower stem. Also, given the fact the Philippines, Borneo and where N. insignis grows were all interconnected at some point, I see no reason to believe multiple lineages have no been shared/distributed throughout these now remote islands. For example, it is nearly a straight line from where N.villosa grows on Mount Kinabalu to N. agentii on M. Guitan Guitan. (Sp?) These chains of mountians and islands are a clear path for a radiating lineage.
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Farmer Seed and Nursery
Four Seasons Nursery
House of Wesley
Richard Owen Nursery
How do garbage companies like these stay in business, ripping people off year
Actually, you may have a point. I was indeed fooled by the diminutive stature of N. argentii. A closer inspection seems to show affinities, especially the pitcher structure and the leaves. I still have to compare the flowers though. Incidently, I have small attenboroughii plants at the moment that are roughly 10 cm large. Some look like stocky argentii. I shall post a picture. :-)
plantguyty1: I'm looking for pollen.
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fredp: I'm trying to add a PDF file to a new thread but it doesn't seem to work thru the "Add Attachment" button. Can someone help?
Jan 8, 2017 0:08:27 GMT 7
plantguyty1: Does anybody need pollen? I have N. Miranda it's the first time it flowered for me so I do not know if its sterile or a good candidate. Is there anybody with an active female that would like to give my pollen a shot?
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siravi: im looking for seeds, anyone?
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samu0945: I'm looking for N. Aristolochioides
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thatoneplantboi: Hey guys, I'm new to growing nepenthes, I'm getting a mini indoor greenhouse to grow them in. What kind of light should I use for them? Also, if you could provide a link to a product, it would be very much appreciated
Oct 5, 2017 10:16:29 GMT 7
borneo: Yes, they work superbly. But you don't need expensive lights, cheap ones work well too.
Sept 2, 2018 14:34:57 GMT 7
mylesg: i havent checked in here for a while, why does it seem all the CP forums have lost their once strong activity? the trade/sale section used to be so active and now its a ghost town. where is everybody hanging out these days for a strong online CP community?
Dec 9, 2018 3:15:01 GMT 7
mylesg: Happy holidays to everyone out there!
Dec 26, 2018 0:23:13 GMT 7
lance: Everyone left the forums and moved to facebook groups.
Oct 2, 2019 12:09:05 GMT 7
mylesg: yes, facebook groups will never have same feel as this place once did
Nov 3, 2019 8:34:22 GMT 7
etiennecancio: perhaps we can try to revitalize the old forums? i always found them to be much more convenient than facebook groups at least hah
Nov 4, 2019 17:01:25 GMT 7
mylesg: i refuse to abandon this place, i am posting in my grow thread with many photos and always there to answer any questions just built new grow room and tons of pitcher shots!
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