We are dying to see how this one turns out! Both parents are exceptional and the progeny are already showing great coloration and fuzzy leaves at a small size. We anticipate some very colorful pitchers with large, striped peristomes. Packed with veitchii genes and potential! The last image is one of the larger siblings showing great color!
The main image shows the parents used. The secondary images show the seedlings we are offering. 2+ inches in diameter. Shipped potted. Seed-grown.
This plant prefers intermediate conditions. It should be kept between 78-84F in the day and could benefit from cool nights in the '60s. Nepenthes can acclimate to lower humidity levels, although the best results will be seen with a relative humidity range between 70-80%. Bright, indirect light. Rain/distilled water.
This is a seed grown tropical pitcher plant for sale. It's an in-house creation from the Redleaf Exotics breeding program. Our collection consists of prime breeding stock and we selectively breed for size, color, and unique traits. Redleaf Exotics is also the USA's exclusive distributor for the world's greatest Nepenthes nursery, Exotica Plants! With over 30 years of breeding experience, they choose the best traits which yield the most beautiful hybrids and species cultivars in cultivation. Our collection is built from their most sought after cultivars and seed grown variants. Check back often for the latest Nepenthes for sale.
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. Tho 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!