PLANTS of the World

James and Patricia Pietropaolo

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Photograph Credits Cover photographs by Rudolf Schmid, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, clockwise from upper right: (front) Dionaea muscipula, Drosera neo-caledonica, Nepenthes vieillardii; (back) Darlingtonia califomica, Drosera rotundifolia, D. rotundifblia. Text photographs by Patricia Ann Pietropaolo.

Copyright © 1986 by Timber Press, Inc. All rights reserved.

Paperback edition printed 1996, reprinted 1997

Printed in Hong Kong

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ISBN 0-88192-356-7 Library of Congress catalog card number 87-11932

Contents

Preface 1

SECTION I

Chapter 1/Introduction 5

Chapter 2/Dionaea—Venus Fly Trap 15

Chapter 3/The Pitcher Plants 25

Sarracenia 25 Nepe?tthes 40 Darlingtonia 58 Cephalotus 62 Heliamphora 68

Chapter 4/Sundew Types 75 Drosera 7b

Pygmy Drosera 81 Tuberous Drosera 85 Temperate Drosera 92 Tropical Drosera 96 Drosophyllum 100 Byblis 104

Chapter 5/Pinguicula—Butterworts 111 Temperate Pinguicula 115 Subtropical and Tropical Pinguicula 119 General Information for all Pinguicula Species 121

Chapter 6/Utricularia—Bladderworts 123 Polypompholyx 137 Genlisea 138 Aldrovanda 142

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