Nepenthes veitchii x ventricosa
Ease to Grow: Easy
Native Range: Parents from Philippine Lowland and Intermediate zones
Zones: 11-12 (9-14)
Nepenthes veitchii x ventricosa, is a medium size, robust growing carnivorous tropical pitcher plant with a large, wide red peristome. Both parents are some of the most vigorous and easy-to-grow Nepenthes. It is a great house plant, that can be grown outdoors in the warm weather with a minimal transition period. It is a good Nepenthes for beginners.
Unless size specifies "potted", plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp sphagnum moss. Photographs are representative of species and not the specific Nepenthes ventricosa for sale.
Plant Type: Tropical, Lowland to Intermediate
Soil: Live Sphagnum Moss or Nepenthes Mix
Light: Bright indirect indoors, full to partial sun outdoors
Use: Great house plant for the sunroom, window sill, terrarium, or greenhouse.