Random Hybrids - Feist Dog Sarracenia (MEDIUM)

SKU:
12FD-MED
$24.95
(1 review)

Feist Dog Sarracenia are plants whose parentage we can't confirm. These are Sarracenia from open-ar field crosses at our nursery. Many fine specimens that we have offered over the years have come from this sort of random pollination. Because they were first grown from seed, each one is a unique specimen. Preview the photos and select the plant you want.

Photo #1 consists of mature divisions from a large Feist Dog specimen. All other photos are undivided plants.

(The term Feist Dog originates from the rural regions of the southern United States and refers to small, mixed-breed hunting dogs. And just like mixed breed dogs, each Feist Dog pitcher plant has a personality unique to its own. Photos are for descriptive purposes. Size, shape, and color will vary considerably. All selection is done randomly. If you purchase multiple Feist Dogs, we will attempt to provide with an array of different features.)

PLANT YOU RECEIVE
• Mature plants, acclimated for outdoor growing.
• Shipped in 4-inch pots. Care info is included.

Photos illustrate summer growth. Appearance changes with the seasons at the time of shipping.
SEASONAL APPEARANCE
January-March: Plant is dormant with no pitchers.
April: Spring growth will appear by the end of the month.
May: Fully developed pitchers will start to appear, but may occur next month.
June-August: Full display of pitchers.
September: Plant is slowing down but produces its best pitchers of the season.
October: Dormancy begins. Fewer pitchers. No new growth until spring.
November-December: Plant is dormant. Browned pitchers are cut off.
GENERAL CARE
Type of Plant: Cold-hardy perennial for outdoor container growing.
Sunlight: Full sun, 6+ hours of direct sunlight, during the growing season.
Water: Low-mineral water (50 ppm or less). Keep media wet.
Soil: Equal parts peat moss and perlite. No garden soil, compost, or fertilizer.
Winter: Dormant. Mulch in USDA zones 6 or colder.

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Reviews

  • 5
    Absolutely beautiful

    Posted by Jesse Lewis on October 27, 2022

    The plant arrived, beautifully packaged and looking healthy, when I receive the plant it was bigger than expected. This plant is definitely worth buying!