My Nepenthes x "Miranda" plant is actively growing, but I noticed this morning the new pitchers / leaves are browning right off the bat, before reaching full stature. I expected the plant to slow way down in the winter, but it's still growing strong. Conversely, my Nepenthes sanguinia is (still) growing like crazy, and seems to be developing "normally." I live in Seattle, and they are both in a south window.
Answer Hi Brandi,
Your plants look, and are behaving exactly as they should for this time of year in a window in the Pacific Northwest. What you can expect is a gradual increase in pitcher production as we get longer days and more sun into the spring. When you get your first fully formed pitcher, feed it a couple bugs or some dried blood worms (available at pet stores) to give them a boost. Here's some additional resources:
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