Sarracenia purpurea

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Noun1.Sarracenia purpurea - perennial bog herb having dark red flowers and decumbent broadly winged pitchers forming a rosetteSarracenia purpurea - perennial bog herb having dark red flowers and decumbent broadly winged pitchers forming a rosette; of northeastern North America and naturalized in Europe especially Ireland
genus Sarracenia, Sarracenia - pitcher plants
pitcher plant - any of several insectivorous herbs of the order Sarraceniales
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The purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea , is a northern species but quite different: The pitchers are low, squat and clustered.
2004), Southeast Asian carnivorous plants of the genus Nepenthes (Laird, 1988), and recently inside the leaves of the purple pitcher plant Sanacenia purpurea (L.
These pitcher plants are among the hardiest, especially Sarracenia purpurea, the purple pitcher plant.
An unoccupied rearing habitat can exist within the pitchers of the purple pitcher plant Sarracenia purpurea (L.