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Nepenthes sanguinea
Nepenthes sanguinea
 
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Price: $19.95
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Stock Status: In Stock
Item Number:: 36232
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General Description
 
Nepenthes sanguinea is an excellent plant for the first-time grower. It remains compact for many years, which makes it a great plant for a sunny windowsill. With optimal lighting, its firm waxy leaves will develop an attractive bronze hue, while its pitchers will display a delicate orange tint.
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 4-inch pot. All plants are established rooted cuttings and were propagated on-site from proven mother plants in our collection.

The last photo is representative of the plants for sale. Pitchers may or may not be present at the time of shipping.

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Natural Habitat
Parent plants are native to the tropical rainforest of Southeast Asia.

Type of Plant
Tropical plant for indoor growing. Always protect from frost.

Size of Adult Plants
Pitchers can reach 6-8 inches.

Sunlight
Partial sun. A south window with a few hours of direct sun is best.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil damp, but never waterlogged. Allow the water to drain through completely.

Soil
Use 1 part dried sphagnum moss and 1 part perlite. Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Day Temperature
75° - 85°F.

Night Temperature
60° - 70°F.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 22 Write a review »

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Perfect November 26, 2017
Reviewer: Timothy Harris from Milwaukie, OR United States  
Plants arrived when said, packed well, all the plant were good stock and healthy, it a pleasure doing business with this grower.

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Excellent, As Always July 31, 2017
Reviewer: Alexander Bradley-Popovich from clarksburg, WV United States  
SNW has never disappointed me. My plants were in excellent condition when I received them and were much larger than I expected. One month out, they continue to thrive. Great products!

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Happy with experience April 25, 2017
Reviewer: Jason Woodland from Brooklyn, NY United States  
I am very happy with the experience of ordering a N sanguinea from Sarracenia Northwest.  I was going to be traveling on the weekend the shipment was to be expected, so a short phone call later, the shipment was delayed.  Then we were hit with a late "winter" storm and they contacted me to let me know they'd be waiting until the weather cleared to send the plant.  Excellent customer service.  The plant is happy in its new home and waiting eagerly to grow new pitchers.

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Nepenthes Sanguiea March 26, 2017
Reviewer: Frank Chiafari from Brookfield , CT United States  
I received this fine pitcher plant from you about 1 month ago. It arrived in excellent condition being larger than I thought it would be. I have growing in a windowsill getting morning sun and it already is growing bigger. Thank you for your high quality plants. I will be ordering more soon.

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Nepenthes sanguinea February 26, 2017
Reviewer: Marcus from Hartford, WI United States  
As all SNW plants, it shipped fast, in great shape and is growing extremely well.

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