Sarracenia alata "Purple peeper". A selection of Sarracenia alata var. nigropurpurea. This variety grows tall, upright pitchers that can produce stunningly dark hoods and throats. Size options: Small- Juvenile, may or may not have adult pitchers Medium- Adult pitchers, may or may not be of flowering size Large- Adult pitchers, of flowering size and may have 1 or more growth points.