Barry Meyers-Rice (
Sat, 8 Oct 1994 15:14:58 -0700

>I'm having some problems getting my U. prehensilis to grow. I got it

>in a south facing window about two feet into the room. The other
>utrics are all doing quite well in these conditions so I'm guessing
>that U. prehensilis must want something different, but I don't know
>what. If anyone can supply me with the specif conditions that U.
>prehensilis wants, I would greatly appreciate it.

Hmm. what other species? prehensilis likes lots of water and perhaps a
slightly looser mix (it loves live Sphagum) but otherwise responds to
standard tropical treatment...