Trumpet Pitcher Plant (Colours May Vary)

The Trumpet Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia spp.) is a stunning carnivorous plant native to North America, renowned for its unique pitcher-shaped leaves that act as traps for unsuspecting insects. These plants are masterpieces of natural engineering, with each pitcher featuring a lid, a slippery rim, and intricate patterns that lure insects into their depths, where they are digested to provide essential nutrients.

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Additional information

Pot Size

13cm

Approx Height (incl pot)

30cm

Common Name

Trumpet Pitcher Plant

Latin Name (Plants only)

Sarracenia spp.

Watering

Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Use distilled water, rainwater, or purified water to avoid mineral buildup, as tap water can harm the plant. Allow the soil to dry slightly between waterings.

Humidity

Trumpet pitcher plants prefer high humidity levels. You can increase humidity by misting the plant regularly or by placing it on a tray filled with water and pebbles.

Toxic to Cats/Dogs/Children

This plant is toxic if consumed

Temperature

rumpet pitcher plants prefer warm temperatures during the growing season (spring through fall) but can tolerate cooler temperatures during their winter dormancy period.

Light Requirements

Trumpet pitcher plants thrive in bright, indirect sunlight. Place them in a location where they can receive plenty of natural light, such as near a south-facing window.

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