[The Pitcher-plant Family West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant

Darlingtonia californica

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

This photo shows the distinctive pitcherlike leaves of the California pitcher plant. Notice also the two young flower stems that are arching upward at the center of the photo. Photographed at Eight Dollar Mountain in southwestern Oregon........April 5, 2009.

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California pitcher plant as seen in serpentine fens along Josephine County Road #5240, southwestern Oregon...........July 15, 2012.

Flowers of California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - Flower of California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California pitcher-plant in bloom at the Days Gulch Botanical Area on the south side of the Illinois River west of Eight Dollar Mountain, southwestern Oregon..........April 29, 2012.

Flower of California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - Habitat of California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California pitcher-plants as seen at the Eight Dollar Mountain Botanical Wayside (BLM) off Eight Dollar Mountain Road, southwest of Selma, Oregon..........April 27, 2012.

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica - California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California pitcher plant as seen in fens in forest near the Deer Creek Center to the west of Selma, Oregon..........July 13, 2012.

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

California pitcher plant as seen along Eight Dollar Mountain Road to the southwest of Selma, Oregon.........April 27, 2012.

California Pitcher-plant, Cobra Lily, Cobraplant, Cobra-plant: Darlingtonia californica

Seed capsule from the previous season of the California pitcher plant. Photographed at Eight Dollar Mountain in southwestern Oregon.........April 5, 2009.

Paul Slichter