Hooded Pitcher Plant | Cartwheel Bay (S.C.)

Hooded Pitcher Plant
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Description

Sarracenia minor 

  • Likes boggy areas
  • Carnivorous, mostly insects
  • Translucent spots on back of hood
  • Hood is a modified leaf
  • Hood flops down
  • Gives off sweet smells
  • Digestive fluid at the bottom of tubular leaf
  • Underground stem
  • Flowers - sepals and petals turn down

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