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By jadewuvchicken
Posts:  117
Joined:  Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:03 pm
#251591
I don't have any experience with aquatic utrics, but which one has the largest bladders? It would be nice if I could git rid of a mosquito problem in my backyard by getting rid of larvae.
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By nimbulan
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Joined:  Fri Feb 28, 2014 9:03 pm
#251602
For aquatics, I believe Utricularia reflexa is considered the largest.

There is also the epiphytic Utricularia humboldtii and terrestrial Utricularia arnhemica is known to grow very large traps, even above ground.
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By Astral_Revenant
Posts:  110
Joined:  Wed Oct 15, 2014 10:16 pm
#251638
Heh, always thought the vulgaris had the biggest traps, good to know, there is one that has even bigger ones. I wonder, how big, cultivars will be able to get traps to grow in the future? :o
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