Sarracenia purpurea grow and care – carnivorous herbaceous of the genus Sarracenia also known as Purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.
Leaves color green, purple, red or more than one color, can be dots or stripes or veins colored, the leaves are looks like cups and use as trap for insect the insect enter to this and can’t go out.
Sarracenia purpurea flower
Flower color red or red with green the flower grows in umbrella shape on stems.
Sarracenia purpurea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy Buy Now in E-bay How to grow Sarracenia purpurea growing and care:
Warm days and cold or cool, soil sphagnum moss and perlite, rain water, moist soil (never dry)
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring / Autumn Recommended planting season? Snails Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Old leaves and dead bloom stems Size of the plant? 20-50cm, 8-20 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower: Umbrella flowers in red or red with green color the flower grow on stems Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants
Carnivorous plants, Evergreen, Herbaceous, Leaf plant, Perennial plant
Colored leaves, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Purple leaf, Red leaves, White leaves, Yellow leaf
Green flower, Red flower