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Did not know that. sorry but my family has killed a few of those things🧟‍♂️
Happens. They have to hibernate (toss them in the fridge 3-4 months) in winter, need distilled water, kept slightly boggy, and need 10-14 hours of direct sunlight. Mine live outdoors in PA in a bog garden with a heater that keeps it at 38f all winter. They're in bloom right now.
 


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Do they get enough bugs naturally? Or do you have to feed them?
 

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Do they get enough bugs naturally? Or do you have to feed them?
Haven't had a single stunk but crawling around in years. Pitchers are always packed full of corpses.
 

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I've heard that stunk but's (whatever that is) congregate near stock piles of 2.9L stuff... Maybe that's why I have no idea of what they are.
 

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Stink bugs

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PetroleumJunkie412

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I've heard that stunk but's (whatever that is) congregate near stock piles of 2.9L stuff... Maybe that's why I have no idea of what they are.
When I come to serve the doughnuts, I'm bringing a sign that says "Krispy Kreme." that's how many you're getting. 😂
 

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I guess I'm never making the damn list... and now... No doughnuts. I give!
 

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I guess I'm never making the damn list... and now... No doughnuts. I give!
??

You're definitely on the list.



I should make the list somewhere...
 

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whew... and I thought I was left alone out here with rusty...
 

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whew... and I thought I was left alone out here with rusty...
Oh no. Rusty, gaz, Paulos, nez, and a few others represent the 2.9 mafia. 
 


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