RE: Slow growing Nepenthes

From: Christer Berglund (
Date: Thu Jun 10 1999 - 12:10:41 PDT

Date: Thu, 10 Jun 1999 21:10:41 +0200
From: Christer Berglund <>
Message-Id: <aabcdefg2099$foo@default>
Subject: RE: Slow growing Nepenthes

> If you use high concentrations of cytokinen, and little or no
> auxins, you will get a proliferation of shoots, but little or no rooting.
> > If anyone has any tricks to help
> > ensure that young TC plants survive, I would love to hear them.
> Well, it is up to both the TCer and the grower. The TCer should
> reculture the plants they're plannning to sell back on regular media with
> no hormones for a couple of weeks. This should promote root formation,
> and keep the plants from continually producing excess shoots.


Sorry to jump in, but I got a question regarding the mentioned hormones.
Will the hormones in an affected plant disappear in time or will it
always be present in some way?


Christer Berglund

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