nepenthes

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



Bill <wmf521 at hotmail.com> wrote in article <YOxS6.225$I4.14985 at uchinews>...
> I'm looking for the largest possible nepenthes species that can survive
for
> 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
growth.

good luck

bill sherren
www.fly-catchers.co.uk 




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