Pitcher Plants

tkoppe(z5 PA)March 29, 2011


I received a Judith Hindle, Dania's Delight, and a Northern Purple Pitcher from cobraplant.com a few weeks ago. They are doing great on a window sill sprouting new pitchers (too cold here yet for outside). My question is, should I keep the existing pitchers that came with the plants? Will they turn green again and grow, or should I cut them off? The new pitchers are already taller then the existing ones!


Tim K

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taz6122(N.W. AR.6b)

Cut them off when they turn brown. New ones grow and old ones die. That's what plants do.

    Bookmark   March 29, 2011 at 2:07PM
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....and put the plants outside. American pitcher plants need all the direct sunlight that can be provided.

    Bookmark   March 30, 2011 at 9:06AM
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