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Sarracenia

Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher

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Happiest in direct sunlight
Heavy water requirements
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An unusual plant with a bite. This carnivorous Trumpet Pitcher Plant adds a real sense of the wild to your home with strange erupting trumpets of green and red hues. A brilliant bog plant with jungle vibes and a bold look. Perfect for a windowsill, bright bathroom or kitchen. A useful plant that helps to keep the amount of flies under control whilst making a stunning statement with a feature plant! Individual Variety May Vary.

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Average Plant Height 10-20 cm
Internal Pot Diameter 9 cm
Botanical Names Sarracenia
Other Names Trumpet Plant, Trumpet Pitcher Plant
Pet Friendly Pet friendly
Air Purifying Air purifying plant
Water Requirements Heavy water requirements
Light Requirements Happiest in direct sunlight

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Other Names For Trumpet Pitcher Plant Houseplant

Sarracenia, Trumpet Plant and Trumpet Pitcher Plant.

Houseplant & Indoor Plant Care

Trumpet Pitcher Plant Care Guide

This plant requires slightly more care that some others. As a carnivorous plant, they attract insects to feed off in the nectar rich pitchers. These plants love sunlight and enjoy being position in full sun. This plant must be kept permanently wet with rainwater, the only exception is during a winter resting period.

Trumpet Pitcher Plant Light & Water Requirements

I have Heavy water requirements and I am Happiest in direct sunlight.

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What is the Trumpet Pitcher Plant Known For?

The Trumpet Pitcher Plant, Sarracenia, is celebrated for its carnivorous nature and distinctive, tube-shaped leaves that function as pitfall traps for insects. These impressive plants are a point of fascination due to their sophisticated mechanism for attracting, capturing, and digesting insects, making them a natural choice for those looking to control pests in a unique way.

What Is the History of the Trumpet Pitcher Plant?

Sarracenia, native to North America, particularly in regions with nutrient-poor, acidic soils, has been a subject of curiosity and study for centuries. It was documented by settlers when they first encountered it and has since been a plant that has intrigued botanists and horticulturists alike for its unusual insect-trapping abilities.

Where Does the Trumpet Pitcher Plant Originate?

The Trumpet Pitcher Plant is indigenous to the Southeastern United States, often found in the wild in boggy, acidic soils that lack in nutrients. This scarcity of nutrients in their natural habitat is what drove the evolution of their carnivorous nature, allowing them to gain essential nourishment from captured insects.

How Do You Care for a Trumpet Pitcher Plant?

Proper care for a Trumpet Pitcher Plant involves mimicking its natural bog habitat. They require full sun to partial shade, consistent moisture, and should be planted in a mix that is poor in nutrients, often a combination of peat and sand. During the winter, they need a period of dormancy with cooler temperatures to thrive.

Are Trumpet Pitcher Plant Toxic to Pets?

While the Trumpet Pitcher Plant is not toxic to pets, its presence can be intriguing to curious animals, especially cats. It's advised to place the plant out of reach, as the plant's delicate traps can be damaged by pets, and in turn, pets may be unsettled by the plant's trapping mechanism.

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    Ben P.
    June, 2024
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered

    The delivery was quick - plants...

    The delivery was quick - plants in great shape! Now both sitting proudly on the window ledge in the rooms in our house. Will certainly use them again - we are after more fly eating plants!

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    Gary H.
    March, 2024
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Delivered on time well packed good...

    Delivered on time well packed good condition lucky for you

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    Mark W.
    February, 2024
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Plants good and healthy packaging…

    Plants good and healthy packaging extremely good nice and friendly delivery driver what more can you ask for without doubt I will be shopping with them again keep up the good work

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    Anna B.
    January, 2024
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Easy ordering, fast delivery, plants as...

    Easy ordering, fast delivery, plants as shown in the pictures. Very happy

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    Chris E.
    December, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    very exited at our order of...

    very exited at our order of Dionaea which arrived on time and very well packed for transit. First class info on care and in three days of settling in is already feeding on the fly population.. A very healthy and happy plant . Thank You.

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    Mark B.
    November, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Nice quality plants, well packaged with...

    Nice quality plants, well packaged with no damage and delivered quickly.

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    Matt R.
    September, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Fast delivery and excellent quality…

    Fast delivery and excellent quality plants.

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    Janine J.
    July, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Great plants worth the money

    Plants are well priced, arrived quick, well packaged and in fabulous condition…

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    Alannah A.
    June, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Amazing! Delivery was prompt and plants...

    Amazing! Delivery was prompt and plants packed very well, no damage whatsoever in transit. Thank you so much I will be ordering again soon

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    Elena K.
    June, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Well packaged, arrived sound!

    Was sceptical as was worried my super delicate carnivorous plants and an orchid would arrive damaged BUT they came as perfect healthy plants! Venus trap has already caught her first fly, very proud of her! :)))

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    R P.
    June, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Fantastic looking plant. Service was good...

    Fantastic looking plant. Service was good delivery on till would highly recommend

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    Brendan B.
    May, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Placed two orders as a gift

    Placed two orders as a gift. Both plants arrived a day from ordering, well packaged and in perfect condition. The recipient loves them! Thoroughly recommend and will definitely use again.

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    Cordelia S.
    May, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    House plants lovely and healthy. Hopefully...

    House plants lovely and healthy. Hopefully the pitcher plant will start catching flies soon!

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    Rory O.
    April, 2023
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Smooth ordering process

    Smooth ordering process, speedy delivery and excellent packaging ensure plants arrived intact and thriving immediately!

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    Em E.
    December, 2022
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Highly recommend!

    The plants arrived promptly (after maybe 2-3 working days), carefully wrapped and packaged so they were not harmed in transit, and super healthy. (I bought an unusual orchid, string of hearts, and a carnivorous plant.) Couldn’t be more pleased! I’ve ordered plants from various websites and this is definitely up there. Will be purchasing from them again!

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    Jennifer S.
    August, 2022
    Trumpet Pitcher Plant | Fly Catcher ordered with other items

    Beautiful selection of plants on offer....

    Beautiful selection of plants on offer. My nephew is delighted with his pitcher plant and Venus flytrap. Delivery was as promised.

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    Duncan I.
    July, 2022
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