Nepenthes viking x ampullaria 'Black Miracle'
This plant prefers lowland conditions. It prefers 80-87F in the day and above 65F at night. Nepenthes can acclimate to lower humidity levels, although the best results are with a relative humidity range between 75-80%. Medium, indirect light, and pure 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. Nepenthes aren't that difficult to grow. Many plants adapt to cultivation quite well. 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!
This hybrid was created at a Thai nursery. The ‘Black Miracle really adds deep color and squat pitchers! We are offering the exact plant in the image. 6+ inches in diameter. Shipped in a pot. Seed grown.