It should be kept between 84-90F, with nights no lower than 65F. The specific epithet spectabilis is Latin for "visible" or "notable". Discovered by Dr. William Jack in 1819,  Nepenthes Rafflesiana is an extremely variable species with a wide distribution across Borneo, Malaysia, Singapore, and Sumatra. Tho Nepenthes were once thought to be difficult to grow, this is far from the truth. This is an exceptional showpiece for any lowland tropical collection. Shipped with roots carefully wrapped in sphagnum. Pitchers can be up to 40 cm high. USDA Zone: 11. Discovered by Dr. William Jack in 1819,  Nepenthes Rafflesiana is an extremely variable species with a wide distribution across Borneo, Malaysia, Singapore, and Sumatra. Posts: 23; Joined: Sun Dec 15, 2019 3:36 am; Status: Off-line ; Re: Nepenthes rafflesiana, singapore giant #365495. Nepenthes are primarily native to Southeast Asia. The 'Giant' form of Nepenthes rafflesiana produces extremely large pitchers that can reach over one foot in height, and originates from a single population in Brunei, Borneo. It can be found growing in peaty swamps and ocean cliff sides at elevations below 1,200 meters (3,900 feet). Here’s a “giant” rafflesiana growing in a nepenthes-themed garden in Penang, Malaysia. A quick-growing species that can easily reach two feet or more across. Press the space key then arrow keys to make a selection. Choosing a selection results in a full page refresh. The images show the exact specimen we are offering. Make sure to sign up for our Newsletter for blog updates and to be notified when we add more plants to our online shop! Other characteristics are the typical pitcher shape and the reddish hairs covering the youngest leaf. This was originally obtained from Meadowview biological research center. They grow anywhere from hot, sticky jungles to chill mountain tops high above the clouds. The 'Giant' form of Nepenthes rafflesiana produces extremely large pitchers that can reach over one foot in height, and originates from a single population in Brunei, Borneo. BDD02BC9-47B4-4847-8A2C-DAF7D0D59988.jpeg. Nepenthes rafflesiana Giant #94 Jack. Nepenthes rafflesianais a heavy-hitting lowland species with broad variability and even broader size. Most plants have adapted to cultivation quite well and the hobby is growing quickly. Address: 3200 Mount Zion Rd. jiacheow. Rafflesiana is a lowland species so it thrives with Hot, humid days and warm nights. Bright, indirect light and pure water. Nepenthes spectabilis / nɪˈpɛnθiːz spɛkˈtæbɪlɪs / is a tropical pitcher plant endemic to Sumatra, where it grows at elevations of between 1400 and 2200 m above sea level. There are roughly 180 species, with many recently discovered in the 20th century. The pitchers get well over 12 inches tall in typical lowland conditions. Directly to your inbox. This particular cone has truly striking coloration, with dark maroon pitchers that have lime-green mouths. Nepenthes rafflesiana produces tubby pitchers with large wings on very long tendrils. A cutting from our seed-grown giant form! The pitchers can range from deep maroon to almost white, with and without speckles. Morrison, TN 37357 Phone: (917) 937-8287 Email: info@redleafexotics.com, Use left/right arrows to navigate the slideshow or swipe left/right if using a mobile device. Leaves reach one to two feet (0.3-0.6 m) in length, and thrive … In fact, most tropical pitcher plant species and hybrids will thrive indoors between 60 and85 degrees Fahrenheit. Nepenthes can acclimate to lower humidity levels, although the best results will be seen with a relative humidity of around 80%. User mini profile. The giant form has pitchers than can exceed 1 liter in volume and rival those of Nepenthes rajah. There plant is over 20 years old and seed-grown. You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. Promotions, new products and sales. Common Name: Raffle's Pitcher Plant; Family: Nepenthaceae Dumort. It can be found growing in peaty swamps and ocean cliff sides at elevations below 1,200 meters (3,900 feet). N. rafflesiana "giant form" The giant form (until now not formally described) is one of the most impressive of all pitcher plants. For an in-depth look at different species and their temperature requirements take a look at this guide. Culture: lowland species. This particular cone has truly striking coloration, with dark maroon pitchers that have lime-green mouths. Nepenthes rafflesiana is a beautiful lowland tropical pitcher plant with enormous, colorful pitchers and extremely prominent wings. Nepenthes rafflesiana are also well known for producing extremely long tendrils between their leaves and pitchers. $5 Flat Shipping & Free Shipping on Orders Over $75, South American Pitcher Plants (Heliamphora). This plant prefers lowland conditions. Check out our Nepenthes care tips here. Country of Origin: Indonesia Description: An extremely variable species of Nepenthes.

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