Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2352

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Native: Florida

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LEAVES:
Simple: dissected ?
Basal rosette

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Yellow
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped calyx
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla (usually)
2 fertile stamens, occasionally 2 staminodia
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Brown
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Utricularia simulans   FAMILY Lentibulariaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
fringed bladderwort


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Patrick D. McMillan    pdmusimulans_bcnp1

Month Unknown    Collier County    FL

Big Cypress National Preserve

Flowers 1–5, more or less congested; corolla 5-10mm long, per Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.