Sarracenia oreophila var. ornata x purpurea ssp venosa ‘Red Ruffles’ Potted

$ 19.99

Sarracenia oreophila var. ornata x purpurea ssp venosa ‘Red Ruffles’ has elegant, large, upturned lids that are gently undulating. The pitchers are bright red, deepening to a darker blood red over time! These are seed-grown plants with some variability.

Please note that Sarracenia are temperate plants that go dormant in winter, dying back to the rhizome in the soil and growing again in spring. Some of the pitchers on different species/hybrids can start to die back in Fall. They are at the height of growth in Summer and may be smaller than the photos in the listing if purchased at a different time of year. Plant sizing is variable depending on time of year, parentage, and individual genetics between seeds.

Care Instructions
Sun: Full sun outdoors
Water: Always sitting in at least two inches of distilled or purified water, they prefer deep saucers of water or undrained containers in order to recreate their very water logged conditions
Temperature: 15 degrees - 100 degrees, needs protection from colder winters and always keep very wet when hot
Dormancy: All Sarracenia require a winter dormancy starting in October and ending in February. Many of the pitchers will turn brown and die back during this time. Leave them outdoors in full sun, sitting in distilled water during this period. If you live in an area that snows; over winter them indoors on a sunny windowsill in an unheated room or garage. Still sitting in full sun and distilled water.

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Sarah Pereira
Great plants!

The sarracenia came in VERY well packaged. They're small, which is a given as they were in dormant. I've planted them and have been outside. They're doing fantastic! It even rained for a few days after receiving them and they've been doing well and may have even grown a little bit since being planted. Can't wait to see them mature.