By Donald E. Schnell
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At first glance, this species can easily be mistaken by the inexperienced for S. flava, especially in the Mobile Bay area. H o w e v e r , the pitcher m o u t h of S, alata does not flare as widely, the column is not as tall or reflexed, the lid is smaller and more c o n v e x , and there is a larger ala (hence the specific name, alata). 3 4 / Carnivorous Plants of the United States and Canada S. alata column. with diffuse, deep red pigment of inner 3 5 / The Eastern North American Pitcher Plants Sarracenia BOTANICAL oreophiia (Kearney) NAME: Sarracenia Wherry oreophiia The flowers have pale yellow-green petals and a (Kearney) Wherry.
But there is partial re- over for several seasons in the dead remains of previous buttal by natural balances. Some birds have learned y e a r s ' growth. In the spring, it enters at the apex of a that the holes mean larval or pupal food within, and newly developing pitcher before it opens and girdles slash marks made by beaks indicate that m a n y of the top. these parasitic insects never reached adulthood. 27 / The Eastern North American Pitcher Plants Since m a n y larvae of Exyra do overwinter in the D E S C R I P T I O N .
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