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Half-Brown pitchers Do you snip it off?

#1 User is offline   Jackywacky 

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Posted 25 January 2015 - 08:53 PM

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Accidentally spilled digestive fluids from the pitchers. Its been a while and the pitcher stopped browning after halfway.

Should i snip it off? Perhaps it could focus more energy on producing new pitchers
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Posted 25 January 2015 - 09:31 PM

Personally, I don't cut off pitchers until they are completely dried out. The alive (green) tissue is still capable of absorbing nutrients. Alternatively, you may cut off just the dried half of the pitcher.
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Posted 25 January 2015 - 10:27 PM

The plant is still absorbing nutrients from the pitchers so let the pitchers turn entirely brown first.
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Posted 26 January 2015 - 03:59 PM

I trim the pitchers once every month or so, together with the tendril. Then suddenly my growing area looks very green and neat, without the brown bits. :lol:/> Depends on what you like but removing the half brown pitchers does not hurt the plant at all.
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Posted 26 January 2015 - 05:16 PM

Just personal preference, no harm if you were to trim away!
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Posted 29 January 2015 - 09:12 PM

Hmm ok thanks everyone for the feedback. im gonna just leave it there
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