Striped Bladderwort (Fibrous Bladderwort)
Striped bladderwort is believed to be extinct in Connecticut. These plants were photographed in New Jersey.
- Synonyms: Utricularia fibrosa
- Family: bladderwort (Lentibulariaceae)
- Habitat: muddy ground or shallow water at pond edges
- Height: 4-15 inches
- Flower size: 1/2 inch long
- Flower color: yellow
- Flowering time: July to October
- Origin: native
The feathery things at the bottom of the photo are leaves of these bladderworts.