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Sarracenia alata

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

Native to marshes and bogs, pinelands and wet forest floors in the southeastern US; full sun to light shade

Height:
20 in.
Foliage:
Tall, upright yellow pitchers, produced throughout the growing season; short, stiff hairs point downward; very slippery inside
Flower:
Sweet scented maroon flowers

NCCES plant id: 163

Sarracenia alata Sarracenia alata
David McAdoo, CC BY-NC-2.0
Sarracenia alata Sarracenia alata
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Sarracenia alata Sarracenia alata
David McAdoo, CC BY-NC-2.0