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Nepenthes x Falcon
Nepenthes x Falcon


 
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Price: $69.95
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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 shade of dark 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 photo is 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 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: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 9 Write a review »

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5 of 5 Terrific plant! June 14, 2020
Reviewer: Jan Hartley from Newton, NJ United States  
Arrived in fabulous condition!
Now it’s up to me!

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5 of 5 Beautiful plant! May 25, 2020
Reviewer: Ricky from Kansas City, MO  
Received my plant in great condition, and it already has a new leaf forming. Cannot wait to see it grow some beautiful pitchers!

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5 of 5 Arrived in perfect condition May 25, 2020
Reviewer: Gabriel Haddad from EUGENE, OR United States  
Like always

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5 of 5 Excellent plant! March 22, 2020
Reviewer: Graham from Knoxville, TN United States  
Packaged perfectly as always! Gorgeous red leaves and growing fast.

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5 of 5 Nepenthes January 16, 2020
Reviewer: Greg Lawton from St. Petersburg, FL United States  
Very nice red Nepenthes, great quality and arrived with no problems. As always, very satisfied with plants.

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