White hoods accented with bolder dramatic red veins than other cultivars. In fullest sun, a pink flush through the white.
Sarraecnia ‘Dana’s Delight’ is a hybrid based on species S. leucophylla with white hoods accented with much bolder dramatic red veins than other cultivars and, in fullest sun, a pink flush through the white. Pitcher plants are best grown in moist, peaty, acid soil in full, hot sun. They are most easily grown in pots sitting in a saucer filled with one inch of water. Remove the saucer and keep moist over winter.
Common Name: Pitcher Plant
Family: Sarraceniaceae (The Pitcher Plant Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Green
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Moist, Wet, Wet
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Wet pinelands and bogs.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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