Nepenthes ramispina

Photography Rod Kruger © copyright 2004

Nepenthes ramispina is a beautiful and interesting species from the mossy forests of Peninsular Malaysia. Pitchers can reach 20 cm in height, and are dark purple to black in colour, with a starkly contrasting lime green interior. Upper pitchers are usually less intensely coloured, and are light green with black speckles.

Peninsular Malaysia

ELEVATION: 1200-2000 meters

This is an easy species to grow if treated as a typical highland plant. It grows rapidly, and will enter the climbing stage quickly. An interesting and intensely coloured species
SCALE: 1-5 (1-easy, 5-challenging)

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