30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant House Plant
30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant House Plant

30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant

"Nepenthes Bill", also known as Nepenthes 'Bill Bailey', is a hybrid carnivorous plant, a cross between Nepenthes singalana and Nepenthes ventricosa. It's known for its vigorous growth and striking pitchers. Here's a guide on its description and how to care...
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30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant House Plant

30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant

£39.99 £34.99

30 - 40cm Nepenthes Bill in Hanging Pot Monkey Jars 14cm Pot House Plant

£39.99 £34.99

"Nepenthes Bill", also known as Nepenthes 'Bill Bailey', is a hybrid carnivorous plant, a cross between Nepenthes singalana and Nepenthes ventricosa. It's known for its vigorous growth and striking pitchers. Here's a guide on its description and how to care for it:

Description:

  1. Pitchers: The pitchers are a blend of both parent species, often showing a deep red or purple coloration with a speckled or mottled appearance. The peristome is typically striped and can be quite pronounced.
  2. Leaves and Vine: It has long, slender leaves that support the pitchers. The vine can grow vigorously under optimal conditions.
  3. Size and Growth: This hybrid can grow quite rapidly, with pitchers potentially reaching over 20 cm in length.
  4. Flowers: Being a hybrid, it may inherit the dioecious trait from its parents, producing separate male and female flowers on different plants. The flowers are typically small.

Care Guide:

  1. Light: Prefers bright, indirect light. Direct sunlight might be tolerated but can cause stress if too intense.
  2. Temperature: Enjoys moderate temperatures, ideally around 20-28°C during the day, with a slight drop at night.
  3. Humidity: High humidity, around 70% or higher, is beneficial for healthy growth and pitcher development.
  4. Watering: Use soft water such as rainwater or distilled water. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
  5. Soil: A mix of sphagnum moss and perlite is generally recommended. The soil should be well-draining and low in nutrients.
  6. Feeding: These plants can catch insects to supplement their nutrient intake. Feeding is not strictly necessary in a healthy, bug-rich environment.
  7. Repotting: Repot every 2-3 years or when the plant outgrows its pot. Handle the roots carefully as they can be fragile.
  8. Pruning: Prune dead or yellowing pitchers to promote new growth.

Common Issues:

  • Pitcher Loss: Could be due to low humidity, improper watering, or a sudden change in environment.
  • Leaf Burn: Too much direct sunlight can scorch the leaves.
  • Root Rot: Usually caused by over-watering or poor soil drainage.

Final Tips:

  • Be cautious with fertilizers; they're generally not recommended for carnivorous plants.
  • Regularly check for pests and manage them promptly to keep the plant healthy.

Nepenthes 'Bill Bailey' is a resilient and adaptable hybrid, making it a great choice for both beginners and experienced carnivorous plant enthusiasts. Enjoy nurturing this fascinating plant!

At Plants for all Seasons, we take pride in our eco-friendly approach to packaging. Our custom-made plant boxes are designed with both the environment and your plants' wellbeing in mind. Here’s what makes our packaging special:

Upright and Fresh: Our innovative design ensures that your plants remain upright and fresh during transit. Specially engineered compartments and supports within the box prevent movement and damage, so your plants arrive in perfect condition.

100% Recyclable: Our plant boxes are fully recyclable, ensuring that after they have served their purpose, they can be responsibly disposed of without harming the planet.

Made from Recycled Materials: Sustainability is at the core of our values. That’s why our packaging is crafted from recycled materials, reducing waste and promoting a circular economy.

Winter Shipping: We offer additional heat packs in winter to keep your plants nice and warm on their travels. Add one heat pack per plant when checking out in winter months.

By choosing our products, you are not only enhancing your home with beautiful plants but also contributing to a greener, more sustainable future

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Tropical Glasshouse Nursery: Our plants are nurtured in our tropical glasshouse nursery located in Lincolnshire, where we maintain an average temperature of 16°C. We do not use cold warehouses, ensuring optimal conditions for plant health.

Plastic Nursery Pots: All our plants are supplied in practical plastic nursery pots. If you prefer a more decorative option, we offer a range of stylish pots available for purchase separately.

Non-Consumable: Please note that our plants are intended for ornamental purposes only unless specifically stated as edible. Ensure you check product descriptions carefully if you are looking for edible varieties.

Variable Heights: The height of our plants can vary by approximately +/- 10%. This natural fluctuation ensures you receive a unique and healthy specimen.

Plant Pot Sizes: Pot sizes may vary by approximately +/- 1cm. To ensure a proper fit, we recommend selecting a decorative pot that is 1-2cm larger than the stated plant pot size. For instance, if you purchase a plant in a 17cm pot, a 18 - 19cm decorative pot would be ideal.

Quarantining: All our houseplants are regularly sprayed with a preventative systemic bug treatment. We do our best to ensure a bug free growing environment however sometimes these can unfortunately be missed, as such we always recommend quarantining plants when they first enter your home and checking them upon arrival for bugs.
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