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

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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.

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Carniflora News, May 2018

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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

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Carniflora News, March 2018

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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

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Carniflora News, February 2018

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Carniflora News, January 2018

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Carniflora News, December 2017

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Carniflora News, November 2017

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Carniflora News, October 2017

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Carniflora News, September 2017

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Carniflora News, August 2017

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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.

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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

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Carniflora News, July 2017

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AUSCPS talk: Stewart McPherson and the discovery of Nepenthes attenboroughii

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

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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

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Carniflora News, June 2017

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Welcome!

This site is slowly being updated to copy older material from the AusCPS Blog. If you think something is missing here, do drop by at the blog. Welcome to the official web site of the Australasian Carnivorous Plant Society. The … Continue reading

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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

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