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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Utricularia can be aquatic, terrestrial or epiphytic, insectivorous annuals or perennials with linear to kidney-shaped leaves bearing bladders to trap insects, and solitary or racemose, 2-lipped flowers held above water level
U. sandersonii is a terrestrial bladderwort that can be recognised by its spurred white flower that typically bears two distinct lobes above or ""bunny ears"" and is marked with pale blue on the lower lobes. Like other species, its carnivorous nature stems from the capture of micro-rganisms by minute bladders on underground stems
Temp S Africa
Habit Mat forming
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or East-facing or West-facing
Time to ultimate height
Pot in a sphagnum, peat (or peat substitute) and sand mix. Water using rain or pure water. Stand pots in a few centimetres of water to keep permanently moist. See carnivorous plant cultivation
Propagate by division or propagate by seed
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants
Pests Generally trouble-free
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