Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1324

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon (rare in NC)

Look for it in wet savannas, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun ...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellowish
Bisexual
5 persistent sepals
5 petals

FRUIT:
Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Sarracenia minor var. minor   FAMILY Sarraceniaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Sarracenia minor   FAMILY Sarraceniaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 089-01-003:
Sarracenia minor   FAMILY Sarraceniaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Hooded Pitcherplant