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Nepehtes x wrigleyana
Nepehtes x wrigleyana  
Have I burned this new (to me) Nepenthes? When it arrived there was a bit of "browning" on the leaves. Acclimated it to the Western exposure outside from the same exposure inside. Maybe too much. It is still outside, but has a bamboo blind  blocking the intense setting sun.

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Hi Kathy,

Your plant looks fine.  If you have some partial shading during the hottest parts of the day, that is perfect.  Nepenthes don't tend to like quite as much sun as Sarracenia do.  N. x wrigleyana often has little brown spots on it as do it's parent plants N. mirablis and N. rafflesisana.

Good Growing!

Jeff Dallas
Sarracenia Northwest
http://www.growcarnivorousplants.com

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