Plant Care Nepenthes Mirabilis

Nepenthes Mirabilis

Also known as

Common Swamp Pitcher-Plant, Common Swamp Pitcher-Plant and Tropical Pitcher Plant


Nepenthes mirabilis

How to care for Nepenthes Mirabilis


How often to water your Nepenthes Mirabilis

Water needs for Nepenthes Mirabilis
0.5 cups
every 7

Nepenthes Mirabilis 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 Nepenthes Mirabilis

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size


Check the growing potential in your area

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

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for Common Swamp Pitcher-Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Nepenthes Mirabilis: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Nepenthes Mirabilis love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Nepenthes Mirabilis does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Nepenthes Mirabilis in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Nepenthes Mirabilis

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Nepenthes Mirabilis: 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 Nepenthes Mirabilis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Native Region

Care Summary for Nepenthes Mirabilis

Nepenthes Mirabilis

Nepenthes Mirabilis

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 7 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

Trending in your area

Similar to Nepenthes Mirabilis

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in