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.

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Thanks for your interest in buying from Tom's Carnivores. I currently offer limited quantities of rare and beautiful Nepenthes pitcher plants, raised for sale in my personal greenhouse. If you're looking for other genera (such as Venus flytraps), I suggest you instead check out my list of recommend nurseries.

Postage costs £6 via first class signed-for delivery in the UK, and is free for orders over £60. Delivery to the EU costs £12. All major credit cards are accepted as well as PayPal. I usually dispatch plants the Monday following receipt of your order. You'll receive notification as soon as your plants have been posted. More information is available here.

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Nepenthes Species For Sale

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

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 third ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes maxima

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 is a rooted basal cutting of my ... 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

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes veitchii ‘Murud striped’ x ‘Yellow peristome’

A horticultural seed-grown Nepenthes veitchii grex from Christian Klein. The seed parent is his fantastically stripy ‘Gunung Murud’ form of the species, shown in the third photo. This is a ... Read more


Nepenthes Hybrids For Sale

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

Nepenthes (ventricosa x sibuyanensis) ‘Squat’ x truncata ‘Red’ (EP)

An extra-large specimen of this cross from Exotica Plants in Australia. I’ve found this to be an exceptionally vigorous grower and the pitchers on it are already enormous. This particular ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes glandulifera x veitchii ‘Candy’

This is an extremely promising seed-grown hybrid produced by Christian Klein. The large, attractive, hairy pitchers of Nepenthes glandulifera paired with Christian’s stunning candy-striped Nepenthes veitchii should make for a ... Read more

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

Nepenthes maxima ‘Wavy Leaf’ 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 from Christian Klein - the mother is ... Read more

1. Pitcher on a mature specimen, pictured in Christian's greenhouse.

Nepenthes mollis x veitchii ‘striped’

This one needs no introduction! This beautiful cross is one of Christian Klein’s most popular hybrids. The mother plant is Nepenthes mollis (formerly known as Nepenthes hurrelliana), famous for its ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a typical sale plant.

Nepenthes platychila x boschiana

This is a lovely seed-grown cross between two great species. Please don’t overlook this item! Both parents are known to produce some great hybrid offspring, and I’ve found N. boschiana ... Read more

1. A pitcher on a mature plant, grown by Drew at Carnivero.

Nepenthes spathulata x lowii

A beautiful seed-grown hybrid. The large, robust pitchers of N. spathulata paired with the always-great hybrid parent N. lowii makes for a winning combination. The first image shows a mature ... Read more

1. A characteristic pitcher on an adult plant.

Nepenthes ventricosa x lowii ‘red’

This is a fantastic hybrid between the easy-to-grow highlander Nepenthes ventricosa and the beautifully bizarre Nepenthes lowii. Also known as N. x briggsiana, this cross is a fast grower which ... Read more