Nepenthes nigra exhibits the tendency to produce large numbers of intermediate pitchers, which resemble lower and upper traps, but bear prominent wings and a tendril attachment from the back of the pitcher. Internodes are typically 1.5–18 cm long Generally, Nepenthes attenboroughii plant attains the height up to 1.5 m with the stem thickness of up to 3.5 cm. Description Nepenthes attenboroughii is a terrestrial upright or scrambling shrub. Nepenthes attenboroughii BE3693 produces giant pitchers which may be 12 inches tall and bell-shaped. Nepenthes leonardoi is a climbing or scrambling plant. It is also known as the pitcher plant , and has some unique characteristics. Pitcher plant, any carnivorous plant with pitcher-shaped leaves that form a passive pitfall trap. Internodes are typically 1.5–18 cm long, becoming elongated in climbing specimens. 12 species of Nepenthes which were described by him are still recognised today. Nepenthes gantungensis is an upright, climbing or scrambling plant. N. bicalcarata has also symbiotically evolved alongside a unique species of carpenter ant, providing dwelling and food in exchange for protection and increased nitrogen. HUGE NEPENTHES ATTENBOROUGHII FOR SALE! Attenborough's Pitcher Plant, Nepenthes attenboroughii, is a species of insectivorous terrestrial shrub characterised by its large bell-shaped pitcher and narrow upright lid. Furthermore, the stem reaches as much as 1.4 in (3.5 cm) in thickness. The traps of this species reach at least 24 cm in height. Most of the aged, mature plants had formed a rigid, upright or scrambling stem up to 1.5 m (4.9 Keywords: Nepenthes palwanensis, Sultan Peak, Palawan, Philippines. It was discovered in 2007, and named in 2009 after Sir Following the discovery of Nepenthes attenboroughii on Mount Victoria, I returned to Palawan in January 2010 to explore another mountain called Sultan Peak with a Filipino botanist friend. The plant is one of the largest species of Nepenthes, towering 65 feet (20 m) into forest canopies with a supporting stem thickness of 1.4 inches (3.5 cm). Perhaps best known for his friendship with Charles Darwin and his writing of the Flora of British India and Genera Plantarum (with George Bentham), Hooker also had a passion for Nepenthes and wrote the first monograph of the genus. I'm confused because a lot of the foliage looks hearty and healthy, but a lot is also suffering (harder to tell in … The species was not officially described until 2009, and is critically Intermediate pitcher David Frederick Attenborough (Isleworth (Londen), 8 mei 1926) is een Britse bioloog en televisiemaker die vooral bekend is door zijn vele bekroonde natuurdocumentaires die door de Britse omroep BBC worden uitgezonden. It is a terrestrial upright or scrambling shrub. The stem, which may be up to 3.5 cm thick, is circular in cross section and attains a height of up to 1.5 m. 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