Nepenthes Black Knight

$39.95 $32.95
(2 reviews)
Black Knight is a cultivar of Nepenthes ventricosa x ramispina, produced by the fine folks at Exotica Plants. It's a very robust grower that produces long vines and very dark pitchers. The plant acclimates well to household conditions. Lots of sunlight is required to achieve the characteristic dark pitchers.

Type of Plant: Tropical pitcher plant for indoor growing.
Pitcher Size: 6-8 inches.
Sunlight: Bright filtered to partial sun.
Water: Low-mineral water (50 ppm or less).
Soil: Equal parts dried sphagnum moss and perlite only.
Temperatures: Above 70°F during the day; 55°-70°F during the night. Always protect from frost.

• Established rooted cutting, which may produce lower or upper pitchers.
• Acclimated for windowsill growing.
• Shipped in a 4-inch pot. Care instructions are included.

The first photo is descriptive of the mother plant in our collection. The last photo shows established cuttings ready for new homes. Pitchers may or may not be present at the time of shipping.

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    Another Nepenthes, Yea!

    Posted by Unknown on April 25, 2015

    I love them. Period. I have been very successful growing them for many years. Getting a new one is a treat. arrived in perfect condition due to marvelous packing. The podcasts are wonderful, look forward to seeing them. You both seem like old friends now. And the plants reflect your passion and high standards. I have recommended SN many times to folks interested in my plants.

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    Black Knight

    Posted by robert Wiebusch on April 13, 2015

    My Black Knight was bigger and greener than the one I had from another source.