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Nepenthes hookeriana

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Cultivation Nepenthes hookeriana
The Nepenthes hookeriana develops like a perennial herb. The ramifications of these plants tend to develop downwards. This plant in the winter assumes a red colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 75 cm high. It keeps its leaves in the winter.

Light Nepenthes hookerianaPosizione mezza ombra
It prefers partially shady locations, where it can be reached by the solar rays only during the coolest hours of the day. The Nepenthes hookeriana is a pretty delicate plant, which fears minimum temperatures below 15°C; during late spring it can be cultivated outdoors.A large part of the carnivorous plants can stand the cold weather, and should be located outside. The original species of the hot areas are grown instead as apartment plants.

Water Nepenthes hookerianaTenere Umido
The Nepenthes hookeriana Needs regular watering, but we suggest letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let's take action every 1-2 weeks , remembering to water the substratum well with 2-3 glasses of water . Carnivorous plants are diffused in the marsh or in the alpine woodland areas; the cultivation soil must be kept prevalently moist. Usually the vases are placed in containers with at least 4-5cm of demineralised water.

Pests Nepenthes hookeriana
Carnivorous plants defend themselves from the most common parasites, which in general don’t attack them; when repotting it might be necessary to treat the soil with a fungicide or against radical putrefaction.

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Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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Plant - Nepenthes hookeriana

The quite contained development of these plants enables us to cultivate them in a vase. The Nepenthes hookeriana needs to be cultivated in an acid substratum, with a lower PH level than 5. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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