Author Archives: mcz

Carniflora News, July 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, July 2022

Notice of AGM – July 2022

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Australasian Carnivorous Plant Society is to be held at: Woodstock Community Centre Church Street, Burwood, N.S.W. Friday, 8th July 2022, 7:30pm. Documents may be downloaded from Members page of … Continue reading

Posted in Administrivia, Events | Comments Off on Notice of AGM – July 2022

Carniflora News, June 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, June 2022

Carniflora News, May 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, May 2022

Carniflora News, April 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, April 2022

Collectors’ Plant Fair 2022, Clarendon

The Collectors’ Plant Fair is back! 09-10 April 2022. Hawkesbury Race Club1 Racecourse RoadClarendon NSW 2756 Doors open at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday and 9:00 a.m. on Sunday.Doors close at 4:pm on both days. Visit the Collectors’ Plant Fair page … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Comments Off on Collectors’ Plant Fair 2022, Clarendon

Carniflora News, March 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, March 2022

Carniflora News, February 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, February 2022

EOTI: The insane biology of the Venus Flytrap

Posted in Audiovisual, Elsewhere on the Internet | Comments Off on EOTI: The insane biology of the Venus Flytrap

Carniflora News, January 2022

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, January 2022

Carniflora News, December 2021

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, December 2021

Carniflora News, November 2021

Full download (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, November 2021

Australasian Carnivorous Plants Society Annual Show 2021

Posted in Events | Comments Off on Australasian Carnivorous Plants Society Annual Show 2021

Carniflora News, October 2021

Full download (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, October 2021

Carniflora News, September 2021

Full download: Carniflora News – September 2021 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, September 2021

Carniflora News, August 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – August 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, August 2020

Carniflora News, July 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – July 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, July 2020

Carniflora News, June 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – June 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, June 2020

Carniflora News, May 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – May 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Carniflora News, May 2020

Carniflora News, April 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – April 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, April 2020

Carniflora News, March 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – March 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, March 2020

POSTPONED to 2021: Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon

The Collectors’ Plant Fair is unfortunately postponed until next year. Visit the Collectors’ Plant Fair page here.

Posted in Events | Comments Off on POSTPONED to 2021: Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon

Carniflora News, February 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – February 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, February 2020

Carniflora News, January 2020

Full download: Carniflora News – January 2020 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, January 2020

Cactus and Succulent Society of NSW, Inc. – Spring Show, 2019

This will be our first year at this show. Do come and see us! Event: Cactus and Succulent Society of NSW, Inc. Spring Show, 2019 When: Saturday, 23rd November 2019, Open 9:00am until 3:30pm Where: Philip Charley Pavilion Hawkesbury Showground, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Comments Off on Cactus and Succulent Society of NSW, Inc. – Spring Show, 2019

Carniflora News, November 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, November 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, November 2019

Southern Orchid Spectacular, 2019

The Society will be an exhibitor at the Southern Orchid Spectacular this weekend. This is the first time we’re attending the Show. Where: Sutherland Basketball Stadium Waratah Park Old Princess Hwy, Sutherland, NSW 2232 When: Friday 11 October 2019, 9:00am … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Comments Off on Southern Orchid Spectacular, 2019

Carniflora News, October 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, October 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, October 2019

Carniflora News, August 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, August 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, August 2019

AUSCPS Canberra: Heliamphora and Cephalotus

Heliamphora and Cephalotus (PDF) AUSCPS Canberra Meeting, August 2019.

Posted in Cultivation Guides, Presentation | Comments Off on AUSCPS Canberra: Heliamphora and Cephalotus

Growing carnivorous plants in bog gardens

Growing carnivorous plants in bog gardens (PDF) A presentation by John Nielsen AUSCPS Canberra meeting, July 2019

Posted in Cultivation Guides, Presentation | Comments Off on Growing carnivorous plants in bog gardens

Carniflora News, July 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, July 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, July 2019

Carniflora News, June 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, June 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, June 2019

Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon, 06-07 April 2019

The Society will be at Stall 76 this year, on the lawn in front of the Grandstand. See you there! Saturday April 6, 8am to 4pm Sunday April 7, 9am to 4pm Hawkesbury Race Club 1 Racecourse Road Clarendon NSW … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon, 06-07 April 2019

Carniflora News, April 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, April 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, April 2019

Carniflora News, March 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, March 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Carniflora News, March 2019

Carniflora News, January 2019

Full download: Carniflora News, January 2019 (PDF)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Carniflora News, January 2019

Carniflora News, July 2018 [AGM on Friday 13 July]

Full download: Carniflora News, July 2018 (PDF) Appointment of Proxy Ballot Paper

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, July 2018 [AGM on Friday 13 July]

Koi, Pet and Garden Show 2018

The Society will be at the KSA Koi, Pet and Garden Show this year. When: Sunday 20 May 2018 0900 — 1600 Where: Fairfield Showground Smithfield Road Prairiewood NSW We hope to see you there.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Koi, Pet and Garden Show 2018

Carniflora News, May 2018

Full download: Carniflora News, May 2018 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, May 2018

AusCPS @ Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon, 07-08 April 2018

The Society will be at Stall 67 this year, on the lawn in front of the Grandstand. See you there! Saturday April 7, 8am to 4pm Sunday April 8, 9am to 4pm Hawkesbury Race Club 1 Racecourse Road Clarendon NSW … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Comments Off on AusCPS @ Collectors’ Plant Fair, Clarendon, 07-08 April 2018

Full download: Carniflora News, April 2018 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on

Carniflora News, March 2018

Full download: Carniflora News, March 2018 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, March 2018

AusCPS at the Penrith Reptile Expo

The Australasian Carnivorous Plant Society will be at the Penrith Reptile Expo this weekend. Sunday 04 March 2018 0900 to 1600hrs Penrith Panthers Marquee Mulgoa Road Penrith NSW 2750 This will be our first attendance at the Reptile Expo. We’d … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Comments Off on AusCPS at the Penrith Reptile Expo

Carniflora News, February 2018

Full download: Carniflora News, February 2018 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, February 2018

Carniflora News, January 2018

Full download: Carniflora News, January 2018 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, January 2018

Carniflora News, December 2017

Full download: Carniflora News, December 2017 (PDF)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Carniflora News, December 2017

Carniflora News, November 2017

Full download (this links to the blog as there is an issue with uploads on this site): Carniflora News, November 2017.

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, November 2017

Carniflora News, October 2017

Full download (this links to the blog as there is an issue with uploads on this site): Carniflora News, October 2017.  

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, October 2017

Carniflora News, September 2017

Full download (this links to the blog as there is an issue with uploads on this site): Carniflora News, Spetember 2017 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, September 2017

Carniflora News, August 2017

Full download: Carniflora News, August 2017 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, August 2017

Plant of the Day: Drosera erythrorhiza ssp. squamosa

Drosera erythrorhiza ssp. squamosa by Kirk Hirsch Drosera erythrorhiza ssp. squamosa is striking with its colourful red band around the leaf margin. The larger leaf, flat rosette tuberous sundew also glistens in the morning dew.

Posted in Plant of the Day | Tagged , | Comments Off on Plant of the Day: Drosera erythrorhiza ssp. squamosa

Sundews and bladderworts: Discover Tasmanian native carnivorous plants (ABC)

Sundews and bladderworts: Discover Tasmanian native carnivorous plants By Paul McIntyre Australian Broadcasting Corporation Darren Cullen’s collection of flesh-hungry flora ranges from the commonly found and produced carnivores to rare endemic plants. “We get people travelling here to see Tasmanian … Continue reading

Posted in In the Media | Comments Off on Sundews and bladderworts: Discover Tasmanian native carnivorous plants (ABC)

Carniflora News, July 2017

Full download: Carniflora News, July 2017 (PDF)

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, July 2017

AUSCPS talk: Stewart McPherson and the discovery of Nepenthes attenboroughii

  Watch Stewart McPherson’s June 2017 talk on the discovery of Nepenthes attenboroughii:

Posted in Audiovisual, Events | Comments Off on AUSCPS talk: Stewart McPherson and the discovery of Nepenthes attenboroughii

Plant of the Day: Nepenthes Red Leopard

Nepenthes Red Leopard, a.k.a. Nepenthes ventricosa-squat x maxima, is a fast-growing hybrid developed by Geoff and Andrea Mansell. From the International Nepenthes Grex registry: N. Red Leopard (ventricosa-squat x maxima) Female parent: N. ventricosa squat Male parent: N. maxima Breeder: … Continue reading

Posted in Plant of the Day | Tagged | Comments Off on Plant of the Day: Nepenthes Red Leopard

Carniflora News, June 2017

Full download: Carniflora News, June 2017 (PDF).

Posted in Newsletter | Comments Off on Carniflora News, June 2017

Welcome!

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 Burwood NSW 2134 Time: 7.30 pm—10.00 pm (car … Continue reading

Posted in Administrivia | Comments Off on Welcome!

Open Thread #001

Open thread for the discussion of all aspects of our hobby. Conversations are moderated. Please keep it civil! Can anyone identify this Nepenthes hybrid? The vines are spindly and pitcher/make offsets very prolifically. The pitchers are dainty and grow to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Open Thread #001