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Nepenthes x Whisper
Nepenthes Whisper


 
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Price: $59.95

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Item Number:: 36023
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General Description
 
Contrary to its name, this clone of Whisper can go from sublime to in-your-face shouting. Subtle shadings are usually seen when the plant is grown in slightly milder light conditions (first photo). In very bright conditions, the peristome will be solid orange-red against a creamy orange pitcher (second photo).

We got our mother plant from Sam Estes of Leilani Nepenthes Nursery many years ago. The actual hybrid is Nepenthes (veitchii x x tiveyi) x (eymae x veitchii). This plant is a robust grower and adapts well as a houseplant.


Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 4-inch pot. All plants are established rooted cuttings that were propagated on-site from proven mother plants in our collection.

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

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.

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 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.

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Nepenthes whisper June 16, 2019
Reviewer: Bonedaddy Graham from Estes Park, CO United States  
As always perfect shipping and HUGE plants!

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