The Sarracenia Psittacina, set in a Ø12 cm pot and standing at about 13 cm tall, is a fascinating carnivorous plant known for its unique trapping mechanism and striking appearance. This plant, also known as the Parrot Pitcher Plant, features low-lying, rosette-forming pitchers that resemble a parrot's beak, designed to lure and trap insects. The 'Psittacina' is perfect for enthusiasts of unusual plants and offers a captivating spectacle in any plant collection.
This plant thrives best in bright, indirect light but can also survive well in direct sunlight, making it a versatile choice for various settings. The Sarracenia Psittacina requires constant moisture; the soil must always be kept wet, preferably with rainwater or distilled water to maintain the acidic conditions the plant prefers. Overwintering requires a cooler dormant period to come back vigorously in the spring. With its unique trapping mechanism and care requirements, the 'Psittacina' is an excellent choice for carnivorous plant enthusiasts and adds a unique element to the home collection.