About the Finn in the other end of the cable
- Eastern Finland, Finland
- Hello and thank you for visiting my blog! I'm DW and I'm 19 years old Finnish guy who has grown carnivorous plants since 2009 alongside with orchids, bromeliads, cacti and chilies. Besides growing plants I keep this blog, take photos, cook, read books and watch movies. At the moment I'm highschool graduate studying audiovisual communication in career college. For contacts my e-mail address is kihokki01[at]gmail[dot]com. You can also find here my grow list and want list
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
The BIG photo update!
Starts with Pinguicula emarginata
Followed by other Pinguicula such as Pinguicula laueana
Pinguicula esseriana. So far the loveliest Pinguicula that I grow.
Seedlings of Pinguicula lusitanica
Continuing with other plants of Lentibulariaceae family. Such as...
The blue flowered form of Utricularia livida
seedgrown Utricularia calycifida from Gran Sabana, Venezuela
Utricularia alpina is growing new leaves at the same time
It's root are growing out of the pot much sooner than I predicted
Genlisea violacea from Grao Mogol, Brazil.
Genlisea lobata x violacea
After So many plants from Lentibulariaceae family some pitchers.
Nepenthes ampullaria 'Brunei Red' x 'Harlequin'
Newest pitcher is only a bit smaller than those which plant had when it came to me. This pitcher is about 5 cm(2") high.
Nepenthes veitchii 'Golden Perisome' from Bario, Malaysia. The slowest growing Nepenthes that I own.
Nepenthes rafflesiana made it's largest pitcher so far. pitcher is 7 cm(2,7") high
Who said that Finland is cold all year rounf. During summer we can even grow Nepenthes x Ventrata outdoors. Pitcher is about 10 cm(4") high and is producing so much nectar that some of it drains on the floor. Plant has been growing outdoors since June.
Cephalotus follicularis baby plant received from CZ plants is showing some signs of growth.
Then my favourite plants. The sundews.
Starting with Drosera intermedia from Gran Sabana, Venezuela
Followed by Drosera adelae
Drosera spatulata var. lovellae 'Bloody Red'
From left to right Drosera capensis normal form and Drosera capensis red form.
Young Drosera madagascariensis
Drosera neocaledonica slowly recovering
Drosera binata is vigorous psecies for me. Making tens of new leaves at the same time and even 2 flowerstalks.
Drosera paradoxa has grown longer leaves since I got it
Drosera burmannii is growing a flowerstalk
Thanks for reading my blog. Happy growing!