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Sarracenia x Red Sumatra
Sarracenia x Red Sumatra


 
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General Description
 
This plant stands out. Literally. Its tall, dark red pitchers tend to capture people's attention from a distance, more so than other Sarracenia at the nursery.

This plant is a selected red clone of Sarracenia flava x leucophylla. Its hood is slightly ruffled with faint hints of white spots. Grow this plant in lots of sun to truly appreciate the full potential of this plant.

Plants You Receive
Plants are shipped in 4-inch pots with proper growing media. Each plant is a division from select mother plants in our collection. Pitchers are expected to reach 12-16 inches during their first season after division.

All cold hardy plants are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon and experience the changes of the seasons. Care instructions are provided.

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.

Type of Plant
Cold hardy perennial for outdoor growing.

Size of Adult Plants
24 inches tall.

Sunlight
Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil wet by setting the plant in a dish of standing water.

Soil
Use 1 part peat moss and 1 part perlite (or washed river sand). Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Growing Season
April - October. Pitchers will brown at the onset of winter dormancy.

Winter Care
Hardy of winter frost. Mulch in USDA zones 7 and colder.

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

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August 4, 2019
Reviewer: Joel Rosa from Milton, FL United States  
Plant arrived in perfect condition.  Shipping was excellent and clear instructions were included.  Highly satisfied and definitely will recommend.

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June 22, 2019
Reviewer: Brianna Adams from Bean Station, TN United States  


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S. x Red Sumatra June 16, 2019
Reviewer: Isaiah Contreras from Eugene, OR United States  
Well packaged and a good size.

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