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, March 08, 2011

Some of my new plants

Few days ago I went to flowershop. I just got to buy these.

Nepenthes sanguinea 'Black Beauty'

and it's pitcher

Found some nice Drosera aliciae too
Drosera aliceae

Ludisia discolor - the jewel orchid. My favorite orchid at the moment

One more plant. Unknown Sarracenia. Maybe a hybrid. Looking kinda sad at the moment but luckily it has long summer forward. :)

And the details of the pitcher

Then something about my older plants. My venus flytraps and Sarracenia psittacina are doing well and they are even making some flowerstalks.

Then about my Utricularia longifolia. It came to me as a happy looking clump but it suffered when I potted it to mix of peat and sand.

It survived in this mix for few months and then I potted it to small glass jar using mix of living sphagnum moss and orchid soil. And at the moment this little plant looks like this
U. longifolia foliage

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