Trifid 2009/2

Jakub Štěpán

Sometimes it is necessary to give nature a helping hand when its habitat has been harmed by humans and the normal life cycle of bog meadows is disrupted, so for example if one dries out there isn’t another one to host plants.

Miroslav Macák

Important observations of the author's own four year project on U. alpina, U. endresii and U. asplundii. The author proves that without laboratory equipment even the common grower can be successful though lots of patience is needed of course.

Stew McPherson

There are few endemic species outside the main region of pitcher plants occurrence. In this article, there is detailed description and comparison of N. madagascariensis, N. pervillei and N. vieillardii.

  • Darwiniana General Meeting in Ústí nad Labem
  • The report of the Board of Trustees activities

Lucie Bartoňová

Sometimes drastic and radical methods are the only way to fight pests. It never ceases to surprise me what these plants can endure.

Michal Rubeš

Plants cannot survive everything, of course, and very often both the pests and the plants die. The author tried one of the sprays and discovered that plants are almost untouched while the pests are wiped out.

Jakub Štěpán

A report about the findings one of our very endangered species of Utricularia.

Jakub Štěpán

Our great endemic butterwort, very endangered, on a bog meadow near Loučeň.

Miroslav Macák

A supplementary article with photos to compare the appearance of plants in two places.

Jaroslav Neubauer

The journey continues from a point on the Rio Mundo river. The author takes us to localities of P. mundii, P. vallisneriifolia, P. nevadensis, P. longifolia, Drosophyllum lusitanicum, P. leptoceras, P. crystallina, P. lusitanica and P. grandiflora. There ends the journey and next time we will be able to read about the author’s new methods and results.

Allen Lowrie (translation by Zdeněk Žáček)

In this regular series we can learn more about another two species of Australian tuberous sundews Drosera rupicola and Drosera stolonifera.