Connecticut Plants
Purple Bladderwort
Utricularia purpurea Walt.

Bladderworts are carnivorous plants. For more information on this, see the common bladderwort page.

  • Family: bladderwort (Lentibulariaceae)
  • Habitat: ponds, muddy streams
  • Height: 2-6 inches
  • Flower size: 1/2 inch across
  • Flower color: pink to lavender
  • Flowering time: July to September
  • Origin: native
Utricularia purpurea Walt.