There seem to be 2 clones circulating in the uk. Parentage sarracenia psittacina x purpurea x minor x sarracenia purpurea x sarracenia x jonesii lovebug has a compact habit 8 10 and freely forms many deep red narrow pitchers.
This is what i thought it was supposed to look like.
Sarracenia love bug. Sarracenia love bug comments. Tall with ruffled hoods that have large areas of white surrounded by green or red veins. Lovebug is one of several complex hybrids developed by larry mellichamp at the univ.
With doodle bug lady bug love bug and red bug the latter being the first patented pitcher plant hybrid. We wanted to. Sarracenia x unc hybrid love bug love bug s.
See more ideas about pitcher plant sarracenia plants. Bog garden plants container plants cut flower plants fillers georgia native plants insect attracting plants medicinal plants north american native plants north carolina native plants plants named after animals. Plant patent applied for.
Larry mellichamp of the university of north carolina. Red bug is part of the little bug series of sarracenia hybrids done by dr. Plants are shipped in 4 inch pots with proper growing media.
Mar 11 2016 explore kjhine s board sarracenia followed by 1190 people on pinterest. The parentage of red bug is s. Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about sarracenia pitcher plant sarracenia love bug supplied by member gardeners in the plantfiles database at dave s garden.
This is the one i have. Psittacina x purpurea x minor x purpurea x leucophylla x rubra jonesii us plant patent status. The most flamboyant is the white topped pitcher plant sarracenia leucophylla which has tubes up to 2 ft.
Hardiness zone 5a 5b 6a 6b 7a 7b 8a 8b 9a 9b. What does lovebug look like. Sarracenia lovebug aka pitcher plant.
Rubra x rubra ssp. Grows in sun to part sun. Each plant is a division from select mother plants in our.
Name changed from s. Flower color is and blooms in.