Scientific Name: Sarracenia alata
Common Names: Yellow Trumpets, Pitcher Plant
Pitcher Plant is a carnivorous plant that grows in swampy areas of East Texas. Insects crawl into an inviting green tube lured by sweet nectar. They slip on the smooth inner surface, where downward curving hairs prevent their escape.
Bloom Color(s): yellow
Bloom Width: 2 in.
Bloom Height: 1 - 2 ft.
Plant Height: 3 - 6 ft.
Bloom Period: March to April
Plant Family: Sarraceniaceae
Growth Habit: Subshrub,Forb/herb
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