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Drosera capensis, Big Pink
Drosera capensis Big Pink


 
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General Description
 
Big Pink is a selected breeding of the white leaf and red leaf forms of Drosera capensis. In bright sunlight, the plant produces long pink leaves. It is also grows more vigorously and larger than its parent plants. If you're a fan of Cape sundews, you need to add this one to your collection!
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 3-inch pot and is expected to reach flowering maturity in 1-2 seasons. All plants were propagated on-site from proven mother plants in our collection.

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Type of Plant
Tropical plant for indoor growing.

Size of Adult Plants
5 inches tall.

Sunlight
Partial sun. A south window with several hours of direct sunlight is ideal.

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.

Cold Tolerance
Tolerant of very cool temperatures, but protect from frost.

Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 18 Write a review »

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5 of 5 Beautiful variant of capensis September 30, 2019
Reviewer: Matthew Fujita from Arlingto, TX United States  
As always, my new capensis came perfectly, with a few little ones in tow. They have maintained their hue under LEDs and are doing great!

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5 of 5 Drosera Capensis, Big Pink September 2, 2019
Reviewer: Keith Sochalski  
Plant arrived in good condition and well packaged. Multiple plants in pot. Plants were good size.

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5 of 5 Arrived in good shape August 25, 2019
Reviewer: Brett from SB  
Sadly, my cat knocked it off the table the first night. Picked it back up and it was knocked off the table again, not sure why they knock this plant off the table and not the other  3 plants.

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5 of 5 Great plant June 23, 2019
Reviewer: Will from Fletcher, NC United States  
Perfect health, good size, great buy

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5 of 5 Drosera capensis, Big Pink May 11, 2019
Reviewer: Ed Ginzel from New Orleans, LA United States  
this has been a great plant for me and is still doing very well after a couple months.

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