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Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' - Medium
Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras'
 
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Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' produces maroon and white pitchers with flared mouths and wide, frilly lids. They have a vigorous growth habit and flower readily.

This plant will be shipped bare-root with a 3" plastic pot and enough top-quality New Zealand long-fiber sphagnum moss to fill it. Planting and growing instructions will also be included.
Product Details
Parents
Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' is a hybrid. The cross is (Sarracenia leucophylla x S. purpurea) x (S. leucophylla x S. psittacina)
Temperature
Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' requires temperatures between 60-100F during growth, and 30-50F during dormancy. They are extremely cold-tolerant, and can survive temperature drops down to 0F.
Sunlight
Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' require full sun
Water
Purified only. Sarracenia 'Mardi Gras' are very sensitive to nutrients and other dissolved solids in water.
SoilSarracenia 'Mardi Gras' thrive in acidic bogs. To simulate these conditions, we use a mix of 50% peat moss/50% perlite or sand
Plant Size
Adult pitchers are around 14" tall or more
Flower Color
Red
Dormancy
Winter dormancy REQUIRED. Growth will cease, and all leaves may die-back.


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Pitcher Plant September 20, 2011
Reviewer: Orestes Cooper from Omaha, NE United States  
Beautiful plant I use it as the centerpiece to this glass table I use for the plants.

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