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Q.Beginner Receiving Seedling Pitcher Plant

Zone Timmonsville, SC 29161 | Anonymous added on July 11, 2021 | Answered

2nd shipment received, Judith handle pitcher. 7 inch tall in 2 inch square pot – not much soil in pot. It was packed in box with USPS and crammed in my mailbox on 99 degree day. How long should I wait to transplant? And should I add abit of soil?

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Answered on July 26, 2021

You will need to prepare the spot, first. These are semi aquatic bog plants, and do not tolerate regular soil. This must be a Peat based mix. This soil must remain saturated.

Here is an article that will help you to grow them:


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