Plant Identification Database:
Lentibulariaceae (Bladderwort)
Order: Scrophulariales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Lentibulariaceae: LV: simple or dissected underwater, alternate or basal rosette, exstipulate, u. bladder-like or revolute, insectivorous, glandular; FL: 5 parts, zygomorphoic, bilabiate, scapose, 5 petals united, 2 stamens, ovary superior; FR: capsule; ST: herb; EC: aquatic or moist
alternate or basal rosette, exstipulate simple or dissected underwater Revolute u. bladder-like or revolute, insectivorous, glandular P: 5, united, bilabiate u. 2 above/3 below, zygomorphoic scapose S: 2; O: superior capsule herb aquatic or moist Lentibulariaceae: LV: simple or dissected underwater, alternate or basal rosette, exstipulate, u. bladder-like or revolute, insectivorous, glandular; FL: 5 parts, zygomorphoic, bilabiate, scapose, 5 petals united, 2 stamens, ovary superior; FR: capsule; ST: herb; EC: aquatic or moist
Purple bladderwort Utricularia purpurea Utricularia Wetland Purple bladderwort Utricularia purpurea
Small floating bladderwort Utricularia radiata Utricularia Wetland Small floating bladderwort Utricularia radiata
Common bladderwort Utricularia vulgaris Utricularia Wetland Common bladderwort Utricularia vulgaris
Bladderwort Utricularia geminiscapa Utricularia Wetland Bladderwort Utricularia geminiscapa
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION