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Ludwig, Check out the pics in the Nepenthes in the Wild section of this forum, Robert's pics from the Kelabit highlands, Bareo. Those are the more terrestrial growing veitchii, and the clones from MT were collected in the region originally by Chi'en Lee. It should give you some of idea as to what to expect years down the road.
Matti- It seems that all of my mature veitchii are from rooted cuttings. Currently I have a rooted cutting of a lowland veitchii I received from Leilani a few years back. It has a 16 inch leaf span and is sending up its first flower spike; male. The rooted cuttings appear, in my conditions, to grow at a much faster rate than tc or seed grown plants.
Post by Rainforest Carnivores on Sept 20, 2006 0:16:56 GMT 7
I have some rather large veitchii plants (well large enough to cling to a tree or wall) growing quite well for tc and seed grown plants. The vines have many side shoots emerging,but no growth. I think the stem needs to be rather thick before flowering occurs. While hybrids with veitchii bloom prolifically well for me, the true species do not. Perhaps in time I'll start getting a round of them flowering all at once. Both the highland and the lowland species grow equally slow/fast for me.
plantguyty1: I'm looking for pollen.
Dec 31, 2016 23:50:46 GMT 7
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?
Feb 19, 2017 1:19:37 GMT 7
siravi: im looking for seeds, anyone?
Mar 15, 2017 13:41:04 GMT 7
samu0945: I'm looking for N. Aristolochioides
Apr 2, 2017 8:48:30 GMT 7
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!
Nov 6, 2019 21:17:59 GMT 7