Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Your search found 10 taxa.

Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Yellow Pitcherplant, Yellow Trumpet, Trumpets
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia flava
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia flava
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia flava 089-01-001

 

Look for it in savannas, seepage bogs, pocosins

Common (rare in Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mountain Green Pitcherplant, Green Pitcherplant, Mountain Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia oreophila
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia oreophila

 

Look for it in seepage bogs

Rare

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweet Pitcherplant, Redflower Pitcherplant, Red Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia rubra ssp. rubra
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia rubra ssp. rubra
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia rubra 089-01-002

 

Look for it in sandhill seepage bogs, pocosins, wet savannas

Rare, endemic to the Atlantic Coastal Plain of the se. US

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mountain Sweet Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia jonesii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia rubra ssp. jonesii
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia rubra 089-01-002?

 

Look for it in bogs, cataract seeps

Rare, endemic to a small area in sw. NC & nw. SC

Native to the Carolinas

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hooded Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia minor var. minor
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia minor
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia minor 089-01-003

 

Look for it in wet savannas

Uncommon (rare in NC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Appalachian Purple Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia purpurea var. montana
(?) PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia purpurea ssp. purpurea var. montana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia purpurea 089-01-004

 

Look for it in mountain bogs, seepage bogs

Rare, restricted to sw. NC (south of Asheville), nw. SC, & ne. GA (an endemic)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Purple Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia purpurea var. purpurea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia purpurea ssp. gibbosa
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia purpurea 089-01-004?

 

Look for it in bogs

Rare

Native: north of the Carolinas

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Purple Pitcherplant, Frog's Breeches, Hunter's Cup
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia purpurea var. venosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia purpurea ssp. purpurea var. purpurea
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sarracenia purpurea 089-01-004?

 

Look for it in wet savannas, sandhill seepage bogs, hillside seepage bogs

Common (rare outside NC-SC), restricted to the Atlantic Coastal Plain of se. US

Native to the Carolinas

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Whitetop Pitcherplant, Crimson Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia leucophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia leucophylla

 

Look for it in wet pine savannas

Rare in GA, rare in NC (where it is introduced), endemic to Gulf Coastal Plain

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Parrot Pitcherplant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sarracenia psittacina
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sarracenia psittacina

 

Look for it in savannas

Uncommon in GA, an endemic

Native to Georgia

 


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"...that the native ecosystems of the mountains should be restored; that our communities need to live within the limits of the land; that the public lands should be protected from commercial exploitation. It seems odd to me, still, that these are controversial ideas." — Brownie Newman, co-founder of the Southern Appalachian Biodiversity Project