Plant Care Asian Pitcher Plant
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Asian Pitcher Plant

Taxonomy

Nepenthes asiatique
Nepenthes
Sarraceniaceae
Ericales

How to care for Asian Pitcher Plant

Water

How often to water your Asian Pitcher Plant

Water needs for Asian Pitcher Plant
0.5 cups
every 7

Asian Pitcher Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Asian Pitcher Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
7

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Asian Pitcher Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Asian Pitcher Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Asian Pitcher Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Asian Pitcher Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Asian Pitcher Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Asian Pitcher Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Asian Pitcher Plant: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Asian Pitcher Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
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Care Summary for Asian Pitcher Plant

Asian Pitcher Plant

Asian Pitcher Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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