Tobias Kulig

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  1. do you read the declaration of your peat? Its a small area on the pack. Is it fertilized? It should be H2-H5 (better H4) pH 2,5-4 And no fertilized! Some garden peat its possible, they have incl. fertilizer! Which water do you use? regards Tobias
  2. Buenos dias, my substrate are a typical sandy peat mix with a pure sand topdressing. water level 2cm with pot size 10cms in the growing period. best regards Tobias
  3. Hello and a happy new year, like every year my U. menziesii are in flower:
  4. Hallo Harro,

    ich hoffe, bei Dir gehts wieder aufwärts! Ich hätte gerne nen kleinen Red Monster, aber auch nen echten HG. Hast du noch jeweils einen?

    Ich schau mal nach nem Luna......

    Gruß

    Tobias

  5. Hi, this species makes no troubles in normal warm conditions: D. graomogolensis D. latifolia D. riparia D. tomentosa D. spiralis Use a sand/peat mix 1:1 or perlite/peat mix 1:1 with slightly watering, then no problems. Hope, this helps Best regards Tobias
  6. Hi Ron, you mean, seeds of orchioides should be shipped moist? best regards Tobias
  7. Hi, thanks all for compliments!! @ Mujinamo: what do you had for conditions? In my opinion is the tricky point only the maximum temperature and the night sinking!! When you give a maximum from 20-24 degrees C and 8 degrees night sinking, then should it give no problems..... regards Tobias
  8. Hi, i have had a Hierodula membranacea from India. She lives 10 months on a big Yucca in my living room. This species is very easy and nice in open culture on a bigger plant....I feed this nice species with pests from the pet shop with forceps. In the end time it had a lenght of 11cm. Best regards Tobias
  9. Hi, which SA Drosera species you have in your greenhouse at winter time? 5-7 degrees C minimum....... regards Tobias
  10. Hi all, A few weeks ago I offered a few seeds of my U. campbelliana ´Wei Tepui´. From this batch i have sown even 15 seeds. A week ago, I discovered 2 seedlings and thought that was all. But when I checked this morning once again, I have seen 7 other seedlings!! Ok, in the past the germination time was 4-6 weeks. But this time it has actually taken a few weeks longer! It was probably because I had some other conditions. Ok, here are a pic from the biggest seedling from today in the morning: best regards Tobias
  11. Hi, are leaf cuttings possible with..... ...D. spirocalyx ...D. ericgreenii ...D. hirtella thx and regards Tobias
  12. Marc, you misunderstood me! My flower was complete open (a beautiful white flower)! Then the plant rot very fast: The spray water from my U. campbelliana setup watering my dry resting bud and it rot.... Hope, you successfully pollinate your flower....i'm waiting for seeds ;0) best regards Tobias
  13. This is the same as the most other genera. Drosera and Pings are easy too, but the web is full of tc protocols of It..... best regards Tobias
  14. Hi, i have a question about leaf cuttings in tc. It gives some Drosera which are cannot propagate with leaf cuttings in normal culture: D. esterhuyseniae D. burmannii D. meristocaulis ?? and some more.... Is it possible in tc with PGR's? Have somebody tried? best regards Tobias
  15. Hi Marc, many thanks for reply. What do think why is absolutly no tc protocols about Utrics in the web? The one and only is about U. graminifolia, thats all.... I have make a test tube with U. campbelliana (1 leaf with some stolons): 1/3 MS, 20g sugar, 2.0ml BAP, pH 5.65 I will post the results best regards Tobias
  16. Hi all, can anyone tell me a good tc media for epiphytic Utrics? Nowhere in the web there are any clues. Except for aquatic species. Gamborg B5? WPM? KC (original)? MS? Sugar concentration and pH? Many thanks Tobias
  17. Hi, Yes, you are right. Its the same like ceph leafs. I have tried some: 1. week good 2. week good The third and fourth week is ok too, without contamination In the fifth week i have a nice mushroom culture.....Sterilisation with ppm solution for 6h, 3x rinse for 5min each. But i don't give up ;0) Could i try the roots with a similar steri protocol? PPM solution could work good... Regards Tobias
  18. Hi, Some news of this nice species? In culture? Best regards Tobias
  19. Hi Marc and Bux, Thanks for informations!! @Marc: i will try it with your protocoll. It calls simple! @Bux: you mean 15min in 10% bleach is sufficient? You mean the contaminants are inside the roots? I think surface sterilisation is sufficient! You don't think so? Best regards Tobias
  20. Hi, Have anyone success with Drosera root cuttings? Protocol for desinfection? My idea: 1. rinse under tab water with liquid soap. 2. 15min in 10% bleach 3. 3times rinse in steril water Should i dip in 70% Iso? Regards Tobias
  21. I have best results with pure vermiculite..... Regards
  22. Hi, for information: "Wilhelma" is a bigger botanical garden in Stuttgart, south germany (near from me). I know the grower in the BoGa (chief of the CP section) and i have seen adult plants: very, very big pitchers!! best regards Tobias