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Old 28th January 2012, 03:54 PM
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How much sunlight should I provide for my Sarracenia purpurea and leucophylla? Direct or shade?
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Old 30th January 2012, 02:02 PM
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Default Re: Sarracenia Sunlight Requirement

Welcome to PP.

Please provide direct sunligt to all sarracenia and put the pot on 1~2cm water.
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Old 30th January 2012, 04:24 PM
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Wow .... Welcome...
You got leucophylla???????
Mind showing some pics
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Direct sunlight is best, but I find that leucophylla grows best with only about 5-7 hours hours of direct sunlight instead of the whole day being exposed to sunlight. Before that, mine received sunlight from 9am-6pm. When I moved it to an area receiving less sunlight time, pitchers were taller and just as colourful as before. This is just my case.
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Generally as much direct light as possible but it is just as important to maintain high humidity. Shouldn't be such a problem for you but make sure the plants don't dry out.
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