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Sarracenia purpurea
purple pitcher plant pitcher plants
Sarracenia purpurea Sarraceniaceae
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common names
  purple pitcher plant
  northern pitcher plant
  side-saddle flower
accepted scientific name
  Sarracenia purpurea L.
rules for finding collection records
  Sarracenia purpurea (2119)
family name
  Sarraceniaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Joshua Mayer
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 2 to 2.5 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed last week of April thru 3rd week of October
Native

How Likely at this Location (46%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Native
base map where plant found

Wetland
grid lines base