Page Last Updated: August 10 2011
Bladderwort Family
1 species
Common Bladderwort
Order: Scrophulariales
Family: Lentibulariaceae (Bladderwort family)
Genus: Utricularia
Species: Macrorhiza (also Vulgaris)
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Perennial - also known as Greater Bladderwort - "vulgaris"
may also refer to the similar European species -
carnivorous plant captures prey using a bladder-like trap -
native to Canada
Updated August 10 2011
More Common Bladderwort
More Common Bladderwort
Class: Magnoliopsida
Common Bladderwort - flower 1 to 1.5 cm - flower stalk 4 to 20 cm above water - aquatic - Kortright Centre for Conservation - July 2010