Nepenthes aristolochioides - Seed grown CK
1-2+ inches Seed grown
This critically endangered species is It's native to Sumatra. It can be found growing at elevations between 1800–2500 m above sea level. These are seed-grown plants from Christian Klein. Check back often for our latest Nepenthes availability.
Intermediate conditions preferred. It should be kept between 80-84F in the day and could benefit from cooler nights. Nepenthes can acclimate to lower humidity levels, although the best results will be seen with a relative humidity range between 75-80%. Bright, indirect light and RO/distilled water.
Nepenthes are primarily native to Southeast Asia. There are roughly 180 species, with many recently discovered in the 20th century. They grow anywhere from hot, sticky jungles to chill mountain tops high above the clouds. Though Nepenthes were once thought to be difficult to grow, this is far from the truth. Most plants have adapted to cultivation quite well and the hobby is growing quickly. In fact, most tropical pitcher plant species and hybrids will thrive between 60-85 degrees Fahrenheit. Check out our Nepenthes care tips here. For an in-depth look at different species and their temperature requirements take a look at this guide. Make sure to sign up for our Newsletter for blog updates and to be notified when we add more plants to our online shop!
One of the most unique Nepenthes there is with its hunch-back looking pitchers and dark peristomes! RARE! The image shows a sample of the seedlings we are offering.