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The Hooded Pitcher Plant, Sarracenia minor, is a carnivorous plant native to SE USA.

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Botanical Society: Hooded Pitcher Plant
Wildflower Center: Sarracenia minor
Carnivorous Plant FAQs

There are “8 to 11” species of Sarracenia or pitcher plants in North America!
These carnivorous plants can exist on poor soil by trapping & devouring insects.

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Pitcher Plant seed pods: look at that texture!

seed pod sarracenia pitcher plant

Pitcher Plants (Sarracenia spp) have flowers that look like cascading fireworks… The shorter, red-petaled object in the pic.

sarracenia flower pitcher plant carnivorous hawaii cultivated