Sarracenia alata (Sarraceniaceae)
Pale Pitcher Plant
Sarracenia alata exhibits a variety of forms and colors in the wild. Our crop is seed-grown and shows some of this natural variation. Lettuce-green tubes can display dark veining or maroon tops, and have greenish-yellow or cream-colored flowers. Has been reported hardy to zone 5 with a bit of protection.
Bloom color: yellow-cream
Bloom period: mid-spring
Container size: Qt.