Re: CP digest 292
Tue, 21 Mar 1995 19:12:27 -0500 (EST)

> Trishia,
> patience, patience... I (I should say my mother) grows all my Sarracenias
> New Jersey for me (I am in Mass.) and don't expect them to flower until
> mid/end June - or sometimes never. I have a S. purpurea from the Pine
> that has never flowered for me, and I have had it 8 years now, however, I
> say that the pithcers are an impressive 12-14 inches (ca.30cm) long in full
> sun, a true GIANT!
> Christoph

You wrote:

Could you please describe it's color scheme. Is it dark green
with the red forming a tribal (like the tatoo style) design?

Dave Evans


the coloring scheme is like any ole' purp, perhaps with a little less red, and

rather dark green, turning burgundy with age.