Nepenthes ampullaria x aristolochioides
Ease to Grow: Easy
Native Range: Parents from tropical Malaysia. Intermediate
Zones: 11-13 (10-14)
Nepenthes ampullaria x aristolochioides, is a cross with lowland and highland parentage which gives it vigor and temperature tolerance. It is a beautiful hybrid nepenthes with plumb purple striped and spotted medium size pitchers, 2-3" (5-8cm) in length. The peristome opening is tilted a bit sideways. It has a very wide temperature tolerance and does well in a window. It is a fast grower, and a great house plant, that can be grown outdoors in the warm weather. It is suitable for beginners.
This clone N. ampullaria x aristolochioides, was developed by Borneo Exotics, BE-3658.
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.
Plant Type: Perennial, tropical, Intermediate
Soil: Live Sphagnum Moss or Nepenthes Mix
Light: Bright indirect indoors, full to partial sun outdoors
Use: Grows well on the window sill, or in the sunroom or greenhouse