This species is known for its short, tubby pitchers. There are several forms of this species; this particular form produces solid red pitchers as it matures.
Grow this plant in a south or west window. Keep the soil moist at all times. No terrarium is required.
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 4-inch pot. All plants were propagated via tissue culture and are well-established.
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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Native to the mountainous rainforests of the Philippines.
Type of Plant
Tropical plant for indoor growing. Always protect from frost.
Size of Adult Plants
Pitchers can reach 6 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.
75° - 85°F.
60° - 70°F.