Nepenthes ( x ventrata ) x alata (TC)
Nepenthes ( x ventrata ) x alata is a wonderful and easy plant to grow. It is an ideal candidate for hanging in a sunny window. The pitchers grow to around 8" tall with a bulbous base and a red blush. This is a wonderful beginners Nepenthes.
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