Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

Sarraceniaceae: Pitcher-plant

Insect eating plants with leaves shaped like a pitcher. Pitcher fills with liquid to trap insects. Large nodding solitary flowers with 5 petal-like sepals, 5 petals and 5 lobed shield-like stigma. Plants of bogs.
Flower Formula:  Sepals 4-5; Petals 5 Glossary

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Sarracenia
pitcher-plant
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