A beautiful natural hybrid between N. ampullaria and N. rafflesiana that combines with rich coloration and peristome/lid shape of N. rafflesiana with the pitcher shape and robust compact habit of N. ampullaria. It has tubby almost spherical, speckled pitchers with small openings, wide wings and wide peristome. Leaves are bright green.
Nepenthes x hookeriana. (Nepenthes ampullaria x rafflesiana)
Nepenthes are not quite as intimidating to grow as one might think; their needs are usually in line with those of orchid. Not only do these one-of-a-kind plants have a striking appearance, but they can be grown successfully in many domestic settings, including kitchens, bathrooms, and veranda’s. To discover the mesmerizing beauty of these plants for oneself, one should simply become acquainted with their basics and bring one home.