Catesbaei Pitcher Plant - Sarracenia
The Catesbaei pitcher plant is a cross between the Sarracenia Flava and Sarracenia Purpurea. The pitchers are red with red-veined hoods.
Average mature height: 6-7 inches.
Light: High light. Full sun to lightly filtered sun.
Soil: Grows well in peat, peat/perlite, or sphagnum moss (Try ours here.) Place a tray of water underneath to keep the plant wet.
GOOD TO KNOW
Damaged leaves? Sometimes in shipping, a leaf will turn black and die, but never fear; it's still healthy and will grow new pitchers.
Plant size. We ship our plants in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 2.5 to 6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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