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Sarracenia rosea [= Sarracenia purpurea ssp. venosa var. burkii, Sarracenia purpurea var. burkii]

Rose Pitcherplant

Scientific Name:

Sarracenia rosea [= Sarracenia purpurea ssp. venosa var. burkii, Sarracenia purpurea var. burkii]

Genus:

Sarracenia

Species Epithet:

rosea

Common Name:

Rose Pitcherplant

Plant Type

Herb/Wildflower

Life Cycle

Perennial

Plant Family

Sarraceniaceae (Pitcherplant Family)

Native/Alien:

S.E. Native

Invasive Status:

(*Key)

Size:

0-1 ft.

Bloom Color(s):

Pink

Light:

Sun - 6 or more hours of sun per day, Part Shade - 2 to 6 hours of sun per day

Soil Moisture:

Wet

Bloom Time:

March, April

Habitat Description:

Wet pine savannas and seepage bogs. Native to n. FL, GA, AL, MS, and maybe e. LA.

Leaf Arrangement:

Basal

Leaf Retention:

Deciduous

Leaf Type:

Leaves veined, not needle-like or scale-like

Leaf Form:

Simple

Life Cycle:

Perennial

Wildlife Value:

Has some wildlife value

Landscape Value:

Suitable for home landscapes

Global Rank:

G_T_: Subspecies or Variety Rank (add status to NOTES section) (*Key)

Notes:

Clump-forming, carnivorous. Global Rank G5T3.

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

https://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=SARO14



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