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Utricularia graminifolia

Family Lentibulariaceae
Continent Asia
Region
Origin Asia
Height 2-5 cm
Width 5-8+ cm
Light low-high
Temperature 16-28 °C
Hardness soft-hard
pH Range 6-7,5
Growth medium
Demands difficult
Catalogue No. 049B
   

 

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Utricularia graminifolia

Utricularia graminifolia belongs to the bladderwort family. All the plants in this family are insect eating, perennial water and marsh plants. Bladder traps are a unique feature of this family, which Utricularia graminifolia forms after a short period of time in the aquarium. The species name means 'with grass like leaves' and the fresh green leaves after a short period of time form a pretty mat which looks like a lawn. Utricularia graminifolia is therefore an ideal foreground plant.

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