More than 18 species living in Guyana and Venezuela, plus several horticultural varieties and hybrids. Pitcher traps, capture by slipping and drowning. Prey: insects. Assimilation: unknown. Passive carnivorous plant.
Perennial plant, 15 cm to 20 cm tall. Green redish erected pitcher leaves. Bright red nectar spoon. Flowering: 2/10, white pinkish flowers larger than the parents ones. From cuttings.