bill sherren william.sherren at
Wed Jun 6 15:25:25 EST 2001

Bill <wmf521 at> wrote in article <YOxS6.225$I4.14985 at uchinews>...
> I'm looking for the largest possible nepenthes species that can survive
> a long
> period of time in an unheated, unlit "windowsill" terrarium.
> N. rafflesiana, N.truncata,N.Maxima?
> Thanks.

I have grown all those species in a unheated naturally lit terrarium with
some success. They will need to be pruned back fairly regularly. Adding a
fishtank heater to increase the temperature and humidity speeds up their

good luck

bill sherren 

More information about the Plantbio mailing list