Nepenthes glabrata x veitchii
Ease to Grow: Moderate
Native Range: Highlands of Malaysia, Borneo
Zones: 11-12 (9-14)
Nepenthes glabrata x veitchii, is a hybrid with vibrant reddish orange pitchers and red streaks. This is in contrast with the lime-green peristome making it a striking plant. It is rarely offered. It is quite good at catching large insects, such as: stink bugs, wasps and yellow jackets. It does well in a window and is a great house plant, that can be grown outdoors in the warm weather with a minimal transition period. It is a good as a houseplant or in the greenhouse.
Unless size specifies "potted", plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp Sphagnum moss. Photographs are representative of species, and not the specific plant shipped. Plants are young with juvenile traps.
Plant Type: Perennial, tropical, Intermediate to Highland
Soil: Live Sphagnum Moss or Nepenthes Mix
Light: Bright indirect indoors, full to partial sun outdoors
Use: Great house plant for the sunroom or does well in the greenhouse.