This product contains
|1||Pitcher plant, Nepenthes alata (hanging basket)- Plant|
|2||7.1 inch (18 cm) Corsica No. 18 Hanging Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Pitcher plant
The pitcher is actually a swelling of the mid-vein in the leaf. Insects are attracted to this because of nectar secretions and coloration. The slippery rim (peristome) and inner walls of the pitcher encourage insects to fall into the digestive fluid at the bottom of the trap.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Pitcher plant, pitfall trap plant|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 3 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Green to Maroon|
|Bloom Time ||April to June (Depends on the climate)|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careWater a plant when the soil feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season.
Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10am.
You should remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and throw in the garbage collector.
You should prune and fertilize a plant mostly in the spring season.
When a plant grows beyond its limit and pot size not providing enough space Keep the potting media moist.
Do not water on the plant part.
Apply fertilizer in small quantity.
Pitcher plant care
Use potting media as coarse soil, coco peat, and perlite. Keep the environment humid and the soil moist but don't let the plants stand constantly in water.
|Sunlight ||Partial sunlight|
|Soil ||Sandy loam soil|
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Pitcher plant uses
- It is used as an ornamental plant
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Pitcher plant?
Pitcher plant is commonly known as Pitcher plant, pitfall trap plant
How tall do Pitcher plant grow?
On average Pitcher plant grows Up to 3 feet
What color are Pitcher plant?
A Pitcher plant plant bears flowers of color Green to Maroon
When Pitcher plant blooms?
With enough light, Pitcher plant may produce Green to Maroon flowers in April to June (Depends on the climate)
How hard is Pitcher plant to grow?
A Pitcher plant is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Pitcher plant need?
A Pitcher plant prefers Partial sunlight
How much water does a Pitcher plant need?
A Pitcher plant prefers watering Moderately
What kind of soil does a Pitcher plant need?
A Pitcher plant prefers Sandy loam soil
What temperature does a Pitcher plant like?
A Pitcher plant prefers 20 to 30 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Pitcher plant?
To encourage Pitcher plant growth, Apply any organic fertilizer.
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
I really like ur live plants and wish to order more in future
Monday, 25 November 2019
It s lovely. The plant was carefully packed and seems to be genuine plant. I m happy with my purchase.
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
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