Nepenthes x Gentle


Nepenthes x Gentle

Ease to Grow: Easy.
Dormancy: No.
Native Range: Parents from tropical Malaysia. Highlands.
Zones: 8-11 (6-12).

Nepenthes x Gentle, is a robust growing carnivorous tropical pitcher plant. The lower pitchers are typically deep green with many red speckles, and the upper pitchers are charteuse green and funnel shaped. Pitchers form easily and are long lasting. The plant has a dense growing appearance. It has a very wide temperature tolerance and does well in a window.  It is quite good at catching many insects, such as: stink bugs, wasps and yellow jackets.  It is a fast grower. It is a great first time tropical pitcher plant, that can be grown outdoors in the warm weather.

N. x Gentle is a hybrid clone, N. maxima x fusca.

Plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp sphagnum moss. Photographs are representative of species, and not the specific plant shipped.

Height: 18+".
Plant Type: Perennial, tropical.
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.

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