Welcome to the official web site of the Australasian Carnivorous Plant Society.
The Australasian Carnivorous Plant Society meets on the second Friday of each month at: Woodstock Community Centre
22 Church Street
Time: 7.30 pm—10.00 pm
(car park access via Fitzroy Street)
Brisbane chapter meetings are suspended until further notice.
The Canberra chapter of the Society meets on the first Friday of each month: Downer Community Hall Frencham Place Downer Time: 7.30 pm—10.00 pm
Our postal address is: PO Box 70
Back issues (PDF) of FlyTrap News and Carniflora Australis can be accessed by clicking on the appropriate tabs in the menu bar above.
Can I get there by public transport?
Yes. Here are the directions to do so:
Nearest train station: Gosford
Nearest Bus Stop: Curringa Rd Kariong.
Buses run from the North side of Gosford Train Station. Take “Route 34 Gosford – Kariong – Gosford”. Buses depart 33 minutes past the hour on Saturday and 43 minutes past the hour on Sunday. Alight at the first bus stop on Curringa Road. Walk back along Curringa Road to Central Coast Highway, crossing the Highway at the traffic lights, and follow the signs to the Plant Lovers Fair.
Return to Gosford Railway Station from the same Curringa Road bus stop.
Open thread for the discussion of all aspects of our hobby. Conversations are moderated. Please keep it civil!
Help identify this Nepenthes hybrid
Can anyone identify this Nepenthes hybrid? The vines are spindly and pitcher/make offsets very prolifically. The pitchers are dainty and grow to about 15cm long. The plant has been tentatively identified as N. tobaica x thorelii; a consensus would be welcome.