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Sarracenia rubra

Common Name(s):
Miniature huntsman horn, Red pitcher plant
Cultivar(s):
Five subspecies
Categories:
Carnivorous Plants, Native Plants
Comment:

Native to southeastern US; grows in clumps

Height:
4-8 in.
Foliage:
Narrow, green, heavily veined, upright pitchers; top of pitcher is marbled reddish brown; summer-produced pitchers are more robust than those produced in spring
Flower:
Red-maroon flowers; sweetly fragrant

NCCES plant id: 169

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