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Today's bloom is White Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia leucophylla)

Bloom of the Day for January 12th, 2011:

Type of plant: Carnivorous and Insectivorous

Bloom color: Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom time of year: Mid Spring, Late Spring/Early Summer

Sun requirements: Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 6a to Zone 9b

Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing: 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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plantladylin wrote:
Love that bloom!

locakelly wrote:
Very cool picture of the Pitcher;o)

growin wrote:
Great picture!