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Sarracenia flava x purpurea
Sarracenia flava x purpurea

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Item Number:: 12642

General Description
This natural hybrid, commonly referred to as exornata, produces stout pitchers with yellow and red colors blended throughout. Grow this plant in a very sunny and warm location. Look for its best pitchers of the season in late summer.

Plants You Receive
Plants are shipped in 4-inch pots with proper growing media. Each plant is a 2-year old division from select mother plants in our collection.

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
6 inches tall.

Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.

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.

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: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 2 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Picturesque pitchers October 27, 2019
Reviewer: Tim from Los Angeles, CA United States  
Beautiful, mature plants with great growth going into fall and winter!

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 new shipment March 7, 2019
Reviewer: Jimmie from Slidell, LA.  
Arrived last week in perfect condition and starting to show new growth. Will move out side after Monday. Packing is very well done, and protects plants perfectly. Thanks

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