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PlantFiles: Bladderwort
Utricularia geminiscapa

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Family: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia (yoo-trik-u-LAR-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: geminiscapa

Category:
Annuals
Ponds and Aquatics
Carnivorous and Insectivorous

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Very high moisture needs; suitable for bogs and water gardens
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From leaf cuttings
From seed; stratify if sowing indoors

Seed Collecting:
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

No details have been posted.



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