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Ruby Tuesday: The Carnivorous Edition. May 25, 2009

Posted by littlebangtheory in Art and Nature, Ruby Tuesday!.
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The strangely dispassionate buds of the Northern Pitcher Plant, Sarracenia purpurea:

pitcher buds

…and their accompanying pitchers, vascular* and dangerous:

red mass of pitchers

Penile on the outside, vaginal on the inside, with balls:

pitchers with buds

Isn’t nature wonderful!

* So what’s with the vascular, already?  That’s two vasculars in two weeks!!

A hearty thanks to Mary over at Work of thePoet for hosting this Ruby meme.