Richard Bunn

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About Richard Bunn

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    Killeagh, Co. Cork, Ireland
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    Carnivorous plants, weird plants, classical music, not eating chocolate.

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  1. Richard Bunn

    Chinese?

    Hon Ada. Just seen it and flagged as spammer. Posts removed.
  2. Richard Bunn

    Curling monkey stems

    Yes they will.
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    Curling monkey stems

    It's fine. In the wild they use their curling tendrils to grip on to other plants to support them while they climb.
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    Venus fly trap advice please

    It's doing fine so I'd leave it in the pot it's in and not divide it yet. Although they prefer to be repotted every two to three years for fresh soil so if you can it would benefit from it but it's not crucial this year I think. Also, try to put it in the sun. They like as much sun as they can get. You can't go OTT with it. If you're repotting it and moving it's location to full sun then I would nip out the flower stalks this year.
  5. Richard Bunn

    Carniplants.eu Problem!

    Is there anyone else that have had problems with this seller recently?
  6. Richard Bunn

    CPS Issues

    Andy, as one of the individuals who were unlawfully registered on the Charity Commission's website, it may or may not come as a surprise to you to learn that the Commission does not include squatter's rights as part of their regulations. I would recommend you allow Mrs Bell to deal with her issues herself.
  7. Richard Bunn

    Hi

    Yes that's it, Gary.
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    CPS AGM

    Majority of the membership is in the south according to the membership map in the member database. It's being held at a location that's central to the majority.
  9. Richard Bunn

    The Carnivorous Plant Society - AGM

    If you need to contact us for a replacement membership card, then please use the 'contact us' form on the website www.thecps.org.uk/contact
  10. Richard Bunn

    Hi from Norfolk

    Hi Red. Welcome to the forum. Feel free to ask lots of questions. I know how awful it feels to struggle with them initially. I struggled for years, then I found the forum here and absorbed all the information, bought a couple of good books (The Savage Garden by Peter D'Amato and Insect Eaters by Adrian Slack). I found all this information invaluable. And I soon learned how to bring my crash-test dummy of a Venus Flytrap through dormancy and out the other side. Same for a Sarracenia. On another note, it's more than likely that your Nepenthes alata is actually a hybrid called Nepenthes Ventrata. That's the most common one available in the shops and garden centres. Happy growing.
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    Saying Hi

    Hi Diki. Welcome to the forum. Depends on the chance of a polar weather front moving in or not. You can always shove it back in the shed if that does happen. Or throw some sacking over it. But if the weather stays as it is then outside is perfectly safe. They're tough enough.
  12. Richard Bunn

    Collection for sale on eBay

    I've had to edit your post to remove the link. Forum rules don't allow ebay auction posts, only 'buy it now' ones.
  13. Richard Bunn

    CPS Issues

    Admin note: I've merged the two topics relating to this matter together in their entirety. Anyone can post. Forum rules (2004) apply.
  14. Richard Bunn

    CPS AGM

    Hi. The date hasn't been set yet as we're trying to secure an appropriate venue. The Committee will give members proper notice though once we know. Regards Richard