Nepenthes ventricosa Potted
Nepenthes ventricosa is possibly the easiest highland species to grow! This is the red form of Nepenthes ventricosa and it's pitchers have a lovely red peristome. As they grow it's tubby pitchers may be constricted at the waist, turning pale green to red-infused with compact stems. This is the number one choice to try on a windowsill or tank, very easy, vigorous and attractive.
Sun: Grow on sunny windowsills with at least three hours of direct sun, in greenhouses, or in a terrarium with fluorescent light
Water: Water with distilled or purified water frequently, do not let the pots sit in water for long periods of time but be sure to keep the potting medium moist all the time
Temperature: Daytime temperatures in the 70’s-80’s with a 10-20 degree drop in night temps
Dormancy: none needed