Taxon  Report   8189    
Utricularia gibba  L.
Gibbous bladderwort,  Humped bladderwort
Utricularia gibba
© 2009 Barry Rice
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Utricularia gibba
© 2009 Barry Rice
Utricularia gibba, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Utricularia gibba
© 2006 Barry Rice
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Utricularia biflora
PLANTS: Utricularia fibrosa
PLANTS: Utricularia obtusa
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More information about  Utricularia gibba
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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