Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物


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Utricularia aurea / Notanukimo ノタヌキモ

Bloom time: July-November

Lentibulariaceae /


Species in the genus Utricularia:

Utricularia aurea / Notanukimo
Utricularia bifida / Mimikakigusa
Utricularia caerulea / Hozakinomimikakigua
Utricularia gibba / Oobanaitotanukimo
Utricularia tenuicaulis / Inutanukimo
Utricularia yakusimensis / Murasakimimikakigusa


Utricularia aurea / Notanukimo ノタヌキモ

Utricularia aurea is a floating, submerged, annual plant growing in mesotrophic ponds or waterways, stems branching well and the longest reaching around 1.5m. Leaves are cleft in three at the bases, and the outward forms an oval-like lanceolate shape with many insectivorous sacs. Flowers, light yellow, 6-7mm in diameter; upper lips erect and lower ones divaricated flat in a hemispherical shape. Bloom time: July-November.




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