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Sarracenia x Bug Bat
Sarracenia rubra x minor
 
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Price: $14.95

Item Number:: 12272
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General Description
 
Bug Bat is a cultivar of a natural hybrid - Sarracenia rubra x minor. The pitchers feature a large, pointed hood. It's a vigorous grower and clumps readily.
Plants You Receive
Plants are shipped in 4-inch pots with proper growing media.

All cold hardy plants are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon and experience the changes of the seasons. Care instructions are provided.

Please watch the monthly video podcast for examples of how your plant may look at this time of the year and important growing tips for the season.

Type of Plant
Cold hardy perennial for outdoor growing.

Size of Adult Plants
12 inches tall.

Sunlight
Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil wet by setting the plant in a dish of standing water.

Soil
Use 1 part peat moss and 1 part perlite (or washed river sand). Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Growing Season
April - October. Pitchers will brown at the onset of winter dormancy.

Winter Care
Hardy of winter frost. Mulch in USDA zones 7 and colder.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 7 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
Great purchase June 5, 2017
Reviewer: Brandon  
Its been about a month now and my pitcher plant has grown many little pitchers. Its exciting seeing the change in color of the pitchers as they mature.

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Very satisfied May 21, 2017
Reviewer: michael silva from Pittsburg, CA United States  
Beautifully packaged and received promptly.  This was the first plan of several I purchased to start coming out of dormancy

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Beauitful May 7, 2017
Reviewer: Raymond Goodrich from Virginia Beach, VA United States  
Fast growing with beauitful color especially for an inexperienced grower.

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Sarracenia x Bug Bat February 26, 2017
Reviewer: Marcus from Hartford, WI United States  
Love this one! It arrived VERY healthy  & well packaged.   I now purchase  ONLY from Sarracenia  Northwest!

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
 
good quality plants December 21, 2016
Reviewer: Len Lehman from Clairton, PA United States  
great new cultivar arrived in excellent condition

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