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Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis "Red Form"
Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis "Red Form"
 
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Description
 
The pitchers of Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis "Red Form" tinted red with deep red veins.  They grow quite tall, and become quite colorful late in the growing season.  Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis "Red Form"' are also well known for their bright red flowers.
Product Details
Common Name
Schnell's pitcher plant
Origin
Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis 'Red Form' are found along the  Florida Gulf Coast
Temperature
Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis 'Red Form' require temperatures between 60-100F during growth, and 30-50F during dormancy.
Sunlight
Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis 'Red Form' require full sun
Water
Purified only.  Sarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis 'Red Form' are very sensitive to nutrients and other dissolved solids in water.
SoilSarracenia rubra ssp. gulfensis 'Red Form' 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  16-24"
Flower Color
Red
Dormancy
Winter dormancy REQUIRED.  Growth will cease, and all leaves may die-back.


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