Yellow Trumpets

I found gold today.


I was at an undisclosed location looking for a black squirrel,


when I spied bog heaven on the shore of a lake.


I got my shoes all squishy getting these photos, but it was worth it.


How ironic to find Yellow Trumpets in Dizzy Gillespie’s hometown.

The genus name is Sarracenia.  I don’t know whether it’s the  flava or alata species.  


They are pitcher plants.  They trap insects in the pitcher and dissolve them as a supplemental source of nitrogen not available in the soil.


This town has been one thrill after another.


I will be sad to leave,  but my family,  plants and bunnies need me.IMG_7737

Follow the FLOWER.

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