Nepenthes truncata - giant x boschiana is a tropical pitcher plant hybrid from Exotica Plants in Australia. Exotica Plants is the world leader in Nepenthes hybridization and Redleaf Exotics is their exclusive distributor. With over 30 years breeding experience, they have produced the most beautiful hybrids and species cultivars in cultivation. If you're a novice or serious collector, Exotica Plants Nepenthes are a must have! Add this Nepenthes truncata - giant x boschiana to your collection and you'll see why! Check back often for our latest Nepenthes availability.
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 plants 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!
This hybrid is very vigorous and adaptable to a wide range of conditions. A great beginner plant that eventually produces huge pitchers!
Exact plant as seen in the images. Shipped with roots carefully wrapped in sphagnum. Seed grown.