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By Z_Y
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Not sure if you guys saw this news:

https://novataxa.blogspot.com/2022/06/n ... a.html?m=1

https://phytokeys.pensoft.net/article/8 ... ment/4/45/

It seems like a newly described species N. pudica produces underground pitchers to catch ants. The leaves supporting these pitchers are reduced and achlorophyllous.
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By Nepenthes0260
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One of the plants BCP sold of this species. So looks like it does translate to cultivation! Probably appreciates a very wide pot and a loose media mix, too.
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By septembersapphire21
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I've recently heard of the underground Nep and I'm so excited to hear that the pitchers grow in the ground! Hopefully one day it can be grown in cultivation, I would like to grow one. Does anyone know if its a highland or lowland?

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