Sometimes in shipping, a leaf or two will die back. Leaves turn black when they die back, but the bulb is still healthy.
Information below is only the potential the plant has. Each listing is for one plant. The "starter plant" you are buying is one plant actively growing in a 2 inch deep pot and is smaller than the plant pictured.
Gorgeous pitcher plant that will develop red veining as it matures.
Overview: Average mature height: 2 to 3 feet. Soil: Bog plant - you a tray of water to keep it constantly wet. Does best in sphagnum moss. Light: Full to slightly filtered sun. Zones: 7 - 10