Sarracenia flava rugelii

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This particular variety of Sarracenia flava features a large red-brown splotch on the throat section of the pitcher, a pattern that is quite stunning against a chartreuse background.
• Established plant in its second growing season from division. (NOT a new division.)
• Grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon, USDA zone 8.
• Shipped in a 4-inch pot. Care info is provided.
• Plant may reach 18 inches in its third growing season from division.

Photos illustrate summer growth. Appearance changes with the seasons at the time of shipping.
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.
June: Full display of pitchers. This plant will look its best!
July-August: Plant will slow down when it’s hot. Some minor spotting.
September-October: Dormancy begins. Fewer pitchers. No new growth until spring.
November-December: Plant is dormant. Browned pitchers are cut off.
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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  • 5
    beautiful plants , great addition to my bog

    Posted by Myron Cope on May 15, 2022

    Arrived healthy and ready to grow. I highly recommend this vendor , always deliver good plants

  • 5
    Great Plant.

    Posted by Sarah on July 26, 2015

    The pitcher plant arrived in fantastic condition. The packaging was sturdy and there was no damage to the plant. It had four pitchers with a fifth pitcher growing, and the tallest pitcher was over a foot tall. It had vibrant color. I would absolutely purchase another plant.