5-6. Winter bud of Pinguicula longifolia with smaller brood bodies in foreground.
Leaf of Pinguicula with small plantlets.
6-1. Terrestrial Utricularia plants. The surface leaves are photosynthetic . Rhizoids which bear bladders anchor the plant in the growing medium. Sometimes grow out of the growing medium.
6-5. Utricularia inflata, an aquatic bladderwort. (Photo by O.H. Weiss)
6-7. Polypompholyx multifida plants in natural habitat.
6-6. Utricularia menzeisii plants form dormant structures during the dry season. Man}' white rice-like structures are enmeshed within a fibrous network.
6-8. Aldrovanda plant.
9-1. Rhizome proliferation is encouraged by removing leaves from rhizome and cutting off growing tip. The remaining portion of the rhizome is planted halfway into the growing medium. Buds will develop into plants that can later be separated from each other.
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