Sarracenia
pitcher-plant
3 species
1 subspecies and varieties
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Sarracenia flavayellow pitcher plant, yellow trumpet
Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest, where intentionally planted; native in the southeastern United States.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs and seeps.
Origin: Introduced from southeast United States
Flowers: May-June
Growth Duration: Perennial
Sarracenia leucophyllawhite-topped pitcher plant
Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; native to the southeastern United States.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs and seeps.
Origin: Introduced from southeast United States
Flowers: May-July
Growth Duration: Perennial
Sarracenia purpureapurple pitcher-plant
Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Washington; native to the Great Lakes region and eastern North America.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs and seeps.
Origin: Introduced from central and eastern North America
Flowers: May-July
Growth Duration: Perennial
ssp. purpurea – northern pitcher-plant, purple pitcher-plant