Use this tag for questions that ask "what is this thing?" Pictures are helpful, as are descriptive titles. When you get an answer, consider adding a further tag (for the flower, tree, beetle etc that has been identified) so that your question is cataloged correctly. If the question is about ...
I saw it next to a parking lot recently, and took this picture. The plant isn't very tall.
I recently got this plant from a friend, but I never got the name of it. I think from the looks of it, it might be in the carnivore family.