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Sarracenia flava

Common Name(s):
Yellow pitcher plant
Category:
Carnivorous Plants
Comment:

Native to coastal Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas; full sun with soil high in sphagnum moss or peat moss, coarse vermiculite and sharp sand

Height:
3-4 ft.
Foliage:
Erect, yellowish green trumpet-shaped leaves with crimson patch on throat; hood is held well above the throat; sometimes red veined
Flower:
Nodding bright yellow flowers up to 4 in. on long stalks in April, May

NCCES plant id: 165

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