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December 2017 CPN

CPN CoverThe December 2017 issue of CPN is now out.

The Carnivorous Plant Newsletter (CPN) is the official publication of the International Carnivorous Plant Society. It is published in March, June, September, and December.

Features of CPN include horticultural articles, research papers, field trip reports, conservation news, book and literature reviews, cultivar descriptions, artwork, meeting announcements, and advertisements.

 

  • 12th International Carnivorous Plant Society Conference — Damon Collingsworth (PDF
  • Revision of Pinguicula (Lentibulariaceae) in Chile and Argentina — Oliver Gluch (PDF
  • Drosera huegelii Endl. var. phillmanniana from the Stirling Range, south western Australia — Yves-Andre Utz and Robert Gibson (PDF
  • Drosera hybrida, the next generation — John Brittnacher 
  • I’m not dead yet, re-finding Drosera x hybrida in the wild — Jason Ksepka 
  • The correct name for Drosera intermedia x D. rotundifolia — Jan Schlauer (PDF
  • Erratum: Field notes from Andalucía, Spain - revisited — Jan Schlauer (PDF
  • New cultivars — Sébastien Bonnet and Butch Tincher and Jennifer Lei and Richard Nunn (PDF)

 

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 14:10

September 2017 CPN

CPN CoverThe September 2017 issue of CPN is now out.

The Carnivorous Plant Newsletter (CPN) is the official publication of the International Carnivorous Plant Society. It is published in March, June, September, and December.

Features of CPN include horticultural articles, research papers, field trip reports, conservation news, book and literature reviews, cultivar descriptions, artwork, meeting announcements, and advertisements.

 

  • International Carnivorous Plant Society (ICPS) Treasurer
  • An account of Drosera section Prolifera — Richard Nunn and Greg Bourke
  • Quantification of growth benefit of carnivorous plants from prey — Lubomír Adamec
  • Carnivorous plants exhibit a unique tropism — Armando Simón
  • New cultivars — John Hummer and Phil Faulisi and Hawken Carlton and John Brittnacher

 

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 18:52

June 2017 CPN

CPN CoverThe June 2017 issue of CPN is now out.

The Carnivorous Plant Newsletter (CPN) is the official publication of the International Carnivorous Plant Society. It is published in March, June, September, and December.

Features of CPN include horticultural articles, research papers, field trip reports, conservation news, book and literature reviews, cultivar descriptions, artwork, meeting announcements, and advertisements.

 

Contents of the June 2017 Issue 46:2

  • Mid-Atlantic Carnivorous Plant Society — Kevin Zhang
  • Prey capture by Dionaea muscipula A review of scientific literature with supplementary original research — Stephen E. Williams and Siegfried R. H. Hartmeyer
  • Nepenthes robcantleyi: A natural hybrid — Geoff Mansell and Wally Suarez
  • Observations of new Roridula symbiotes — Frank Obregon
  • New cultivars — Christopher Crow and Olivier Bres and Andrea Amici and Fred Passkiewicz and Yi Chen and Alexander Fisch and Lucien Blacher 
  • Carnivorous plant cultivar names registered in 2016 

 

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 17:05

March 2017 CPN

March 2017 CPNThe March 2017 issue of CPN is now out.

The Carnivorous Plant Newsletter (CPN) is the official publication of the International Carnivorous Plant Society. It is published in March, June, September, and December.

Features of CPN include horticultural articles, research papers, field trip reports, conservation news, book and literature reviews, cultivar descriptions, artwork, meeting announcements, and advertisements.

 

Contents of the March 2017 Issue 46:1 

  • ICPS Conference 2018 -- Call for proposals — Marcel van den Broek 
  • The correct name for Drosera longiscapa and the mystery of D. madagascariensis from South Africa — Andreas Fleischmann 
  • The impact of soil type on Pygmy Drosera distribution — Richard Nunn and Hans Lambers 
  • Unexpected discovery of 7-Methyljuglone (Ramentaceone) in several Australian sundews — Jan Schlauer and Siegfried R. H. Hartmeyer and Irmgard Hartmeyer 
  • Many triggerplants (Stylidium spp.; Stylidiaceae) form arbuscular mycorrhizal associations — Stephen P. Moberly and Maxine Watson and Douglas W. Darnowski 
  • Further evidence of carnivory in triggerplants (Stylidium spp.; Stylidiaceae) — Douglas W. Darnowski 
  • Growing 20,000 Sarracenia seedlings — Chris McCarthy and Richard Wuydts 
  • New cultivars — Olivier Bres and Ries van Ool and Phil Faulisi and Michael Aronesty and Julien Müller
Fri, 03/03/2017 - 15:07

December 2016 CPN

December 2016 CPNThe December 2016 issue of CPN is now out.

The Carnivorous Plant Newsletter (CPN) is the official publication of the International Carnivorous Plant Society. It is published in March, June, September, and December.

Features of CPN include horticultural articles, research papers, field trip reports, conservation news, book and literature reviews, cultivar descriptions, artwork, meeting announcements, and advertisements.

 

Contents of the December 2016 Issue 45:4 

  • Nepenthes nebularum, a new species from Mindanao, Philippines — Geoff Mansell and Wally Suarez
  • The search for all of the victims and all of the killers — Douglas W. Darnowski 
  • Surviving wild Papua — Arthur Yin 
  • A carnivorous plant lover remembered — Laura Del Col Brown 
  • New cultivars — Francois Boulianne and Miroslav Srba and Miloslav Studnicka and Oliver Gluch
  • The ICPS conference 2016 — Marcel van den Broek
Sun, 01/01/2017 - 21:15