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Nepenthes sanguinea [SM]
Nepenthes sanguinea

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Price: $11.95
Sale Price: $9.95
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Stock Status: In Stock
Item Number:: 36231

General Description
Nepenthes sanguinea is an excellent plant for the first-time grower, and is easily one of the most colorful Nepenthes available. Traps are splotched in a fantastic assortment of oranges, yellows, and reds, with only a little bit of green. It can remain compact for many years, which makes it a great candidate for any sunny windowsill. Large, established plants can be quite impressive, with older plants growing traps 9 inches tall! With good lighting, its firm waxy leaves will develop an attractive reddish-bronze hue.
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped in a 3-inch pot with the proper growing medium. Pitchers are typically less than an inch, but as the plant matures, it will grow pitchers up to 6 inches within the first year of growth. The last photo is representative of small plants in 3-inch pots for sale.

Please watch the monthly videos 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 7-9 inches.

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

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.

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: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 45 Write a review »

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5 of 5 Happy Customer January 13, 2020
Reviewer: Kristen Pihlman from Tracy, CA United States  
I ordered two plants (Nepenthes sanguinea and Nepenthes ventricosa) and they arrived well-packaged and healthy. Their pitchers have grown in the month that I’ve had them and I’m looking forward to seeing them continue to grow. I would highly recommend to order plants from here.

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5 of 5 Excellent product quality January 13, 2020
Reviewer: Ricardo de Ycaza from Corvallis, OR United States  
As usual, SNW deliver an excellent product in a timely fashion.

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5 of 5 Never Disappoints December 7, 2019
Reviewer: Tyler from Urbanna, VA United States  
About 5 months ago, I purchased a N. Spectabillis X Talangensis as my first nepenthes from these guys. I was super impressed with what I received and it seems to love the conditions in my apartment and has doubled in size. So I wanted to get another highland nepenthes since it seems to love the conditions of my apartment so I got the sanguinea and ventricosa to add to my collection. As always, super impressed with the packaging and both came with multiple pitchers already on it. I refuse to buy from anywhere else, thats how high quality the plants you will receive from here are.

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5 of 5 Very good quality November 23, 2019
Reviewer: Russel from Shickshinny PA  
Everything from the packaging to the plants was very nice. If you are looking for a place were you know that your plants are growen right this is the place to go.

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5 of 5 October 14, 2019
Reviewer: LAM from AMARILLO, TX United States  

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