Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Unmistakable with its 2-foot tall reddish-green to green trumpet-like tubes whose upper end and hood are bright white with red veins. Read more at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
The pitcher plant has not only unique leaves, but very strange flowers as well. Read more at the Botanical Society of America.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Whitetop Pitcherplant, Crimson Pitcherplant
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October Haywood County NC
Corneille Bryan Native Garden
Hood erect or ascending; a network of red venation surrounds white tissue, per Weakley's Flora.