Tom's Carnivores

I sell limited quantities of rare and beautiful Nepenthes pitcher plants, raised for sale in my personal greenhouse. This includes a mixture of seed-grown species and hybrids.

Temporarily Closed!

Thanks for your interest in buying from Tom's Carnivores! Sadly the impact of Brexit combined with the Coronavirus pandemic forced me to close my online shop. I plan to reopen in the future with a variety of Nepenthes raised from seed in my greenhouse, including many of my own crosses.

Until then, I'll be doing occasional sales and trades within the UK. To be notified when I have plants available for sale or trade, I recommend following me on Instagram or Facebook.

Nepenthes Species For Sale

1. A mature specimen of a cultivated N. burbidgeae.

Nepenthes burbidgeae

N. burbidgeae is one of the classic Bornean Nepenthes species, famous for its huge, porcelain-coloured pitchers attractively speckled with red and pink stripes. This is a highland species which is ... Read more

1. An adult specimen photographed in the wild by François Mey.

Nepenthes macrophylla

Nepenthes macrophylla is a truly spectacular and very rare highland species native to Borneo. It has a vicious toothy peristome, tough woody pitchers, and distinctively large, thick leaves. The first ... Read more

1. Wavy leaves already visible on young plants.

Nepenthes maxima Wavy 'Wicaksono'

Nepenthes maxima is a striking and easy-to-grow species that is found throughout Sulawesi, Papua New Guinea, and the Maluku Islands. For sale here are seed-grown specimens of the unique wavy-leaved ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a larger specimen of this exact clone

Nepenthes mikei

Nepenthes mikei is a beautiful plant endemic to Sumatra in Indonesia. It produces small, delicate pitchers that are almost black in colour, with a lovely pale-green interior and bright peristome. ... Read more

1. A mature specimen of this species.

Nepenthes naga

Nepenthes naga is a striking species from the Barisan Mountains of Sumatra. It is closely related to N. bongso and N. izumiae but can be distinguished by the unusual lid ... Read more

1. A pitcher on the exact plant which is for sale.

Nepenthes palawanensis

Originating from the island of Palawan in the Philippines, Nepenthes palawanensis was discovered in 2010 and is amongst the largest of all Nepenthes species. It has striking red leaves and ... Read more

1. The female seed parent Nepenthes platychila.

Nepenthes platychila

Nepenthes platychila is a unique species from the Hose Mountains in Sarawak, Borneo. Like N. eymae and N. vogelii, its upper pitchers are dramatically different from its lower pitchers and ... Read more

1. The parent plants, photographed in Christian's greenhouse.

Nepenthes veitchii ‘Candy’ x ‘Yamada’

Christian Klein’s horticultural forms of N. veitchii are famous in the CP community, and for good reason. This is one of his most exciting creations to date: his candy striped ... Read more

Nepenthes Hybrids For Sale

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes glandulifera x trusmadiensis

This is an exciting new hybrid produced by Christian Klein. The large, attractive, hairy pitchers of Nepenthes glandulifera paired with the stunning natural hybrid Nepenthes x trusmadiensis should make for ... Read more

1. A mature specimen of this same cross grown by a friend.

Nepenthes maxima ‘Wavy’ x veitchii ‘Candy’

An exciting recreation of N. x tiveyi, a spectacular hybrid from the Victorian era of Nepenthes horticulture. This is a seed grown cross - the mother is a wavy leaf ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes platychila x boschiana

This lovely seed-grown cross between two famous species is a great beginners plant! Please don’t overlook this item - both parents are known to produce some great hybrid offspring, and ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical large sale plant.

Nepenthes platychila x lowii

This is a very promising seed-grown cross. Both parents are known to produce great hybrid offspring so these should be fantastic when fully grown. You can see a photo of ... Read more

1. The parent plants: N. platychila and a red striped N. veitchii.

Nepenthes platychila x veitchii

This is a hybrid I’ve been trying to find for a long time! The reverse cross - N. veitchii x platychila - is one of the best plants in my ... Read more

1. A mature specimen of this same cross grown by Erez Feuer.

Nepenthes spathulata x edwardsiana

This one needs no introduction! It’s an incredible cross of which I have only a handful available, so don’t miss out. The mature specimen pictured is expertly grown by Erez ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes spathulata x spectabilis 'Pinapan'

This is a lovely cross between two great parent plants. The impressive size and flared peristome of Nepenthes spathulata combined with the incredible colouration of the G. Pinapan form of ... Read more

1. A pitcher on my mature specimen of this clone.

Nepenthes veitchii x lowii

A classic and spectacular hybrid! This cross has robust, woody pitchers with ridged, candy-striped peristomes which retain their red and yellow colour as the pitchers age. Like both parent species, ... Read more