Help! Is my pitcher plant getting sunburn?

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Help! Is my pitcher plant getting sunburn?

by Bambonia » Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:19 am

Hello. So i bought this pitcher 2 months ago. The plant’s growth has been declining after that and now it keeps staying this small without any huge growth. I have tried to do the tray method, give it some shade and watering it regularly. But it seems like the plant doesn’t adapt to my place. I’ve been noticing some small red dots appear on the leave and after few days that leaf died off. Is it getting sunburned?
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Re: Help! Is my pitcher plant getting sunburn?

by Hungry Plants » Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:30 pm

More info would help. Like where do you keep it, whats the temp/humidity, how much light does it get and what kind. Also, what is your media mix and is that a clay pot?

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Re: Help! Is my pitcher plant getting sunburn?

by Kenneth » Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:52 am

The reddeningnof the leaves is a sign of to much sun to quickly. Your not suppose to keep your nepenthes sitting in water.
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