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Begonia cathayana seedlings

This past fall I started collecting seeds from some of my Begonias, something that I would not have been able to do without the help of Randy Kerr and Stephanie Willis.  So, thank you both, for all your help and patience!  I’m awful at following directions, so am especially grateful for the help that I have received within the Begonia

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Growing setups for Fast Growing Plants

Freshly started bins of Pearcea hypocyrtifolia and various Pilea species.  These are repotted every 3-6 months, and the process repeated ad infinitum.  They seem to grow significantly better on fresh potting soil.  After a desirable base number of plants is established, the repotting is done to maintain nice looking plants, not increase production.  The larger pots at the base of

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