Hooded Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia minor) – Wetland Native Carnivorous Plant

July 2016 · Leighton Photography & Imaging

Hooded Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia minor) – Wetland Native Carnivorous Plant

Sometimes while searching among the most remote wild places across North America hunting down rare native orchids and other flora and fauna, I often find patches of amazing animal-eating carnivorous plants! This is exactly how I stumbled into these hooded pitcher plants (Sarracenia minor) in the Osceola National Forest in North-Central Florida….by sheer lucky accident! Hooded Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia minor) Found only

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Southern White Fringed Orchid (Platanthera conspicua)

Quick post today to share with you one of my favorite terrestrial orchids of the Atlantic and Gulf coasts – the southern white fringed orchid! Often difficult to photograph in Florida’s bright summer sunlight, heavy overcast skies were a huge in helping get this delicate little orchid in perfect detail. Click on the image below

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