I figured that the weather in San Franicisco is just about right for growing N. rajah, so I put one outside on my deck 14 months ago. It's been a bad 9 months, though, with the construction on my house. It got put off in a corner of the yard, with assorted debris raining down on it. But the last few months, it's been up on my new deck and settling in. It's not much bigger overall, but there are more healthy leaves, and a new pitcher coming along now.
First, here it was 14 months ago:
Now, here is what it looks like:
Here is the new inflating pitcher:
Yes, I know nothing is too impressive here, but I'm just excited that one can grow a N. rajah year round outdoors here in SF without a chamber!