Are utrics aquatic or grown in pots?


Yossu
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Hello,

I was just looking at both hants and carnisana, and they both show utrics planted in pots. However, according to Carnivorous Plants by Adrian Slack, utrics are bladderworts, and are aquatic plants, getting their nutrition from aquatic creatures they trap in their bladder traps.

Can anyone clarify this for me? I rather fancy a u. Longifolia, as the flowers are beautiful, but I'm not sure I would be able to grow one if they are truly aquatic.

Thanks as ever for any help

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Thanks Richard, that explains it. Looking further, I see that U. Longifolia is terrestrial. Interesting, I wouldn't have thought it would have been able to trap enough burrowing insects to make it worth it.

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