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Sarracenia flava
Sarracenia flava
 
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General Description
 
The yellow trumpet is definitely a handsome plant. Its tall, stout, yellow-green leaves have the cutest curl at the tip of its hood will make you swoon, but it's the sweet nectar that makes flies, yellow jackets and wasps swoon. This plant knows how to attract them!

In spring, the yellow trumpet is usually the first to bring you flowers. Buds form soon after the winter snow melts. Look for yellow flowers in mid spring.
Plants You Receive
Plants are shipped in 4-inch pots with proper growing media. Each plant is a division from select mother plants in our collection. Pitchers are expected to reach 12 inches during their first season after division.

All cold hardy plants are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon and experience the changes of the seasons. Care instructions are provided.

Please watch the monthly video podcast for examples of how your plant may look at this time of the year and important growing tips for the season.

Type of Plant
Cold hardy perennial for outdoor growing.

Natural Habitat
Florida panhandle through North Carolina.

Size of Adult Plants
18-24 inches tall.

Sunlight
Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil wet by setting the plant in a dish of standing water.

Soil
Use 1 part peat moss and 1 part perlite (or washed river sand). Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Growing Season
April - October. Pitchers will brown at the onset of winter dormancy.

Winter Care
Hardy of winter frost. Mulch in USDA zones 7 and colder.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 14 Write a review »

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Great plant. July 24, 2017
Reviewer: Jeffrey Dauster from Custar, OH United States  
Growing big and capturing a lot of bugs.

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Outstanding Product! June 30, 2017
Reviewer: Matt Hampel from Southeast Pennsylvania  
Just received and opened up the packaging for my S. flava today received from Sarracenia Northwest. Even though USPS was a day behind on the delivery, the plant is in great shape and has three beautiful well formed pitchers. Very happy with this purchase and they did a great job with great care during the packaging.

Thank you!

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very nice plants. June 18, 2017
Reviewer: Tim from College Station, Texas United States  
Best packaged plants I have received from any grower. Plants were healthy and perfect size to get started in hot Texas sun.

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Sarracina Flava September 15, 2016
Reviewer: Larry Logoteta from Manteca, CA United States  
It arrived in excellent shape and growing very well.


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Great August 8, 2016
Reviewer: Rob from Boise, ID United States  
Great plant with huge rhizome, has grown great new pitchers. Love it

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