Re: Drosophyllum conditions

Robert Allen (Robert.Allen@Eng.Sun.COM)
Thu, 17 Mar 1994 12:57:46 +0800

>>Most of my Drosophyllum seeds are sprouting now, so I have a question.
>>I am about to double pot the seedlings, and understand they are native
>>to much dryer conditions than other CP. Can someone comment about
>>humidity and temp. requirements? Do they need low humidity?
>>I was toying with the idea of putting some outside, but would hate to
>>commit involuntary vegacide.

I grew mine outdoors in the SF Bay Area for about 3 years, including
winters, before it finally died. I think that as long as you have
at least 40% humidity you should be fine. Remember to harden off
the seedlings however.