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Plantgasm - I love plants too much. By Derek Powazek.

Month: July 2011

They Are Hugging

They may not be pretty, but they’re still pretty sweet.

Orchids and Freaky Moth Sex in Chiang Mai

Orchid sex and moth sex, all in one place? Thailand is awesome.

I Definitely Impregnated My Phalaenopsis

That’s an affirmative. Grow, pod, grow!

Garden Links for 14 July 2011

We read the botanical web so you don’t have to. In this edition: trash, Alcatraz, crime, and weed.

Dracaena at the Doctor

We may have lost the patient, but if the cuttings root, the plant will live on.

Vegetable Garden Timelapse 3

Three weeks of growth in this year’s vegetable garden.

I’m With Julie

Julie Bass could go to jail for 93 days for growing vegetables in her front yard.

A Teachable Moment

Explaining carnivorous plants to Tom, who is four.

I Think I Impregnated My Phalaenopsis

All orchid sex is a ménage à trois that involves strap-ons.

Check Out My Dewy Spadix

Sadly for this guy, I don’t happen to have any Anthurium pollen sitting around.


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