Pitcher Plant

Posted by Fran (Trumbull CT, United States) on 10 June 2017 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Pitcher plant (Sarraceniaceae) in the Native Plant Garden at the New York Botanical Gardens. Pitcher plants are carnivorous plants with modified leaves known as a pitfall traps – a prey-trapping mechanism featuring a deep cavity filled with liquid.

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