The Carnivorous Plant FAQ Field Trip Report -

Western Australia in 2007

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Orange flower:
Finally, finally, we had a bright sunny day and the flowers of Drosera glanduligera were open. This is a nice shade of orange!

Allen turned out to be a very congenial man, thoughtful but very quick to laugh. Also, of all the Australians I've met, Allen was the most frequent user of the strangely rhyming, word mutating slang that my various Australian guide books had prepared me for ("Crook," "arvo,""dinkum," and the like); always spoken with a smile and twinkle in the eye.

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Revised: December 2007
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