Yellow Trumpets

I found gold today.

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

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

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

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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.  

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

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This town has been one thrill after another.

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

Follow the FLOWER.

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