Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Utricularia intermedia Hayne image
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Andrew Hipp

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Paul Skawinski

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Paul Skawinski

Paul Skawinski

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Stephen L. Solheim
Family Lentibulariaceae
Utricularia intermedia Hayne
flat-leaved bladderwort, northern bladderwort
Utricularia: from Latin utriculus, "a small bag or bladder," the common name of which is bladderwort
intermedia: intermediate, indicating an observation that a species was probably considered as being halfway or partway between two others with regard to some particular characteristic, e.g. tall, short, and "intermediate"
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Status: Native
Plant: creeping annual, 3"-10" tall, floating aquatic; stems floating under shallow water, bladders only on leafless branches
Flower: yellow, 5-parted, 1/2" long, 2 lipped, lower lip twice as long as the upper, spur almost equal the lower lip; flower drawing inflorescence usually 2-4 stalked flowers in sagging clusters (racemes); blooms July-Aug.
Leaf:many, finely-divided, forking 3-7 times, alternate, flattened, with a midrib
Habitat: lakes, ponds, ditches
(Glossary)

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