Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Northeastern Bladderwort at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Northeastern Bladderwort, Resupinate Bladderwort, Lavender Bladderwort
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December Lee County FL
Wild Turkey Strand Preserve
Lavender Bladderwort is terrestrial or aquatic, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
Native to North Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -
Look for it in wet pine flatwoods, pond margins, shores of natural lakes, per Weakley's Flora
Leaves absent or simple linear grass-like aerial leaves
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla (usually)
2 fertile stamens, occasionally 2 staminodia
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p254
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians p297