Calflora
Taxon  Report   7349    
Sarracenia purpurea  L.
Purple pitcherplant,  Purple sarracenia
Sarracenia purpurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: SARRACENIACEAE  
Genus: Sarracenia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Sarracenia purpurea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAPU4)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2019).