Sarracenia x popei
Ease to Grow: Easy
Native Range: Wet Pocosins of the Gulf Coast of North America
Zones: 5-8 (4-9)
Sarracenia x popei (S. flava x rubra) is a beautifully colored, natural hybrid with tall plentiful pitchers. The coloring from S. rubra and the height from S. flava makes it standout in the bog garden. It flowers early with orange-red blossoms.
Plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp sphagnum moss. In it's dormant season, it will be shipped as a dormant rhizome with trimmed off pitchers. Photographs are representative of the hybrid, and not the specific plant shipped.
Height: 4" - 6"
Plant Type: Perennial, temperate
Soil: Upper Bog Mix or General CP Mix
Light: Bright to partial bright indoors, full sun to partial sun outdoors
Use: Grows well in the bog garden, greenhouse and indoors. It is an excellent accent terrarium plant.