|Natural Habitat:||Coastal plains of North Carolina, USA|
|Type of Plant:||Cold hardy perennial for outdoor growing.|
|Size of Adult Plants:||Can grow to 5 inches across with 1.5-inch traps.|
Available plants are mature specimens that have been in our collection for two seasons. It will be shipped in a 4-inch pot and is expected to have its characteristic large adult traps throughout the growing season.
We grow all cold hardy plants outdoors at our nursery in Oregon. This means your plant will be acclimated for outdoor growing throughout the year. They will experience heat and sun in summer and frost and snow in winter.
Make sure to watch this month's video podcast for examples of how your plant may look at this time of the year and important growing tips for the season.
||Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.|
||Use low mineral water. 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.
April - October. Pitchers will brown at the onset of winter dormancy.
||Hardy of winter frost. Mulch in USDA zones 7 and colder.|
|If you are new to growing carnivorous plants, watch Grow Carnivorous Plants, Volume 1 for complete video instructions to help you become a successful grower.|
Received my "King Henry" in fine shape! The pot was cracked however but no big deal. The plant has been growing outside in full Sun and is catching bugs very well. As always packing is superb. delivery was fast! Thanks again Jacob and Jeff!
Receive a very large plant, even had a little division sprouting along the side.