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Nepenthes x Falcon
Nepenthes x Falcon


 
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Price: $39.95
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Item Number:: 36362
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General Description
 
If you like red plants, Falcon is the plant for you. Its pitchers are bright red. When grown in very sunny conditions, its leaves develop a beautiful hue of maroon. Yes, this plant can take quite a bit of sunlight and grows vigorously in a very sunny south or west window.

Falcon was bred by Leilani Nepenthes Nursery. The actual parentage is Nepenthes alata x (albomarginata x veitchii).

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.

Photos are for descriptive purposes. The last two photos are representative of plants for sale. Plants will require time to acclimate to your household conditions before it will produce pitchers.

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 4-6 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.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 3 Write a review »

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Healthy and Great! May 5, 2019
Reviewer: Ian Johnson from Hoonah, AK United States  


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Happy Plants May 1, 2019
Reviewer: Joann Stout from Boise, ID United States  
arrived in pristine condition
doing well and growing
appreciate your care of these
wonderful happy plants
will purchase again

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Wow!!! What an amazing Nepenthes October 12, 2018
Reviewer: Gary from Fort Lauderdale, FL United States  
Received this plant in June....Sept i had three beautiful, red pitchers on a plant with gorgeous leaves that had a shiny red hue to them in full sun.....then by Oct i had 7 beautiful pitchers hanging from this plant.....absolutely one of the best Nepenthes in my collection!!!!!!

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