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Sarracenia rubra

Description

Native to southeastern US; grows in clumps

Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Five subspecies
Tags:
#fragrant flowers#carnivorous#NC native#native garden
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Five subspecies
Tags:
#fragrant flowers#carnivorous#NC native#native garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Sarracenia
    Species:
    rubra
    Family:
    Sarraceniaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    South East of North Carolina to West Georgia
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Carnivorous
    Native Plant
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Description:
    Red-maroon flowers are sweetly fragrant.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Narrow, green, heavily veined, upright pitchers. Top of the pitcher is marbled reddish brown. Summer-produced pitchers are more robust than those produced in spring.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No