Where to get the really rare (Heliamphora, Cephalotus)

mcantrellJune 9, 2009

Any idea where to get a Sun Pitcher or an Australian Pitcher Plant? They're the only thing missing from my collection right now, and I have the extra room for them.

Is eBay my best bet?

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The CP jungle might have heliamphora. check for updates. Cobraplant might have some ceps.

    Bookmark   June 9, 2009 at 10:14PM
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bluebonsai101(6a PA)

I was always under the impression from reading that Cephalotus are rare, but they have been offered in large numbers from several sellers almost continuously for the past 3-4 months on ebay so I'm guessing that is just another rumor! I'm not a grower of these sorts of things except for a half-dozen VFT and a Sarracenia purpurea, but have sort of been contemplating getting one.....maybe next year :o) Dan

    Bookmark   June 10, 2009 at 1:26PM
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Well, about 4 months ago a major Australian site was heavily poached, so...

    Bookmark   June 10, 2009 at 4:12PM
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The University of California, Davis, has sold Cephalotus in past plant sales (I have one). They are propagated on campus and are not wild collected...

I don't know if they will sell to out of state folks on-line.

    Bookmark   June 18, 2009 at 9:51PM
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