Sarracenia purpurea subsp. venosa - Pitcher plant ⌀8.5cm

Pot size ⌀8.5cm


Sarracenia purpurea subsp. venosa, also known as the venosa pitcher plant, is a carnivorous plant native to the eastern coast of North America. This unique plant is known for its vibrant purple veins and funnel-shaped pitchers that lure in and digest insects. The pitchers are modified leaves that contain a digestive fluid that breaks down the prey, allowing the plant to absorb the nutrients. The venosa pitcher plant is a hardy species that can thrive in a variety of environments, from bogs and swamps to gardens and even indoors. It requires minimal care and can make a fascinating addition to any plant collection. 

This species of pitcher plant is highly sought after by collectors and gardening enthusiasts alike. If you're looking for a visually striking plant that will also help control pesky insects in your space, the Sarracenia purpurea subsp. venosa pitcher plant is an excellent choice.

◉ Each plant is unique and may therefore differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only; size and shape may vary by season so all measurements shown are approximate 
◉ Supplied in original nursery grow pot

Care guide

Sarracenia purpurea venous
Central, North America

Light: Full sun

Water: 2x per week

Humidity: High

Feed: Not required

Pet friendly: Yes