Indian Dipper: Side-saddle Flower: Huntsman's Cup.

Sarracenia purpurea. Pitcher-plant Family. May - June.

Found in mossy bogs. Labrador to Minnesota, Rocky Mountains, southeast of Alleghenies to Florida.


Variable in color, the 5 outer divisions greenish to madder purple, inner divisions dull pink; solitary, nodding, borne on stalk 1 - 2 feet high.


Hollow, usually green with reddish purple veins.

Pitcher plant.