Utricularia
Our Utricularia is sold in 1-2 Inch Plugs. Also known as Bladderworts, these carnivorous bog plants are easily overlooked because of thier pretty flowers, however the real action happens below the surface. Their roots have tiny bladders which secrete sugars to attract prey. Brushing against the bladder triggers a vacuum like effect and prey is s...
Our Utricularia is sold in 1-2 Inch Plugs. Also known as Bladderworts, these carnivorous bog plants are easily overlooked because of thier pretty flowers, however the real action happens below the surface. Their roots have tiny bladders which secrete sugars to attract prey. Brushing against the bladder triggers a vacuum like effect and prey is sucked in at speeds up to 1/15th of a second. "Pretty Fascinating"
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  • Utricularia Bisquamata is a small terrestial bladderwort which grows really well alongside other carnivorous plants such as venus flytraps and sarracenia.  It blooms each spring producing small multicolor flowers which are white, yellow, and a light purple/violet.This species is easy to grow and will eventually spread across your bog adding color, keeping...

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    Utricularia Sandersonii Blue is an easy to grow bladderwort that forms white and blue flowers and spreads rapidly.  A one inch cube will fill a 4 in pot in about 1 month if grown under the right conditions. The roots actively consume microbes, making this a great companion plant to pot with Sarracenia and Venus Flytraps(Dionaea Muscipula)

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  • Utricularia Livida is an easy to grow bladderwort that spreads rapidly forming tall scapes with white and blue flowers.  This is a particularly vigorous, fast growing and special variety which we obtained from Europe.Grows really well with other carnivorous plants as it is not mossy and doesn't smother other plants.

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  • Utricularia Graminifolia is a unique species that can be grown as either a terrestrial or aquatic bladderwort.  It is often grown in aquariums completely submerged in water to create a very desireable underwater look.Growing U. graminifolia as a terrestial species is much easier, it is tolerant to a wide range of conditions and forms a lush green carpet...

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  • Utricularia Longifolia - This is what we would call an introduction to epiphytic utricularia.  U. longifoliai is a vigorous and highly carnivorous badderwort which grows well in long fiber sphagnum moss.  It will grow in warm or cool temperatures, produces orchid like flowers and if grown properly the badders will be large and visible.  These tend to...

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