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Carnivorous Plants

NC Native Carnivorous Plants

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Plants listed alphabetically by scientific name.
Thumbnail Scientific Name Common Name State Rank (*) State Status
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Fed. Status
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Bloom
Time
Bloom Area
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image Dionaea muscipula Venus Flytrap, Meadow Clam, Tippitiwichet No U.S. Status Listed May - June Sandhills, Coastal Plain
image Drosera brevifolia Dwarf Sundew No U.S. Status Listed April - May Mostly Coast
image Drosera capillaris Pink Sundew, Bog Sundew No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August Coast, Piedmont rare in Mountains
image Drosera filiformis Threadleaf Sundew No U.S. Status Listed June Coast
image Drosera intermedia Spoonleaf Sundew, Water Sundew No U.S. Status Listed July - August - September Coast, Piedmont
image Drosera rotundifolia Roundleaf Sundew No U.S. Status Listed July - August - September Mountains, Coast
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Drosera tracyi Tracy's Sundew No U.S. Status Listed June Coast
image Pinguicula caerulea Blue Butterwort, Blueflower Butterwort No U.S. Status Listed April - May Coast, scattered Piedmont
image Pinguicula pumila Small Butterwort, Dwarf Butterwort, Bog Violet No U.S. Status Listed April - May Coast
image Sarracenia X catesbaei {S. flava X S. purpurea} Catesby's Hybrid Pitcherplant, Pitcher-plant No U.S. Status Listed Piedmont, Coast
image Sarracenia flava Yellow Pitcherplant No U.S. Status Listed March - April Coast, Mountains rare
image Sarracenia jonesii Mountain Sweet Pitcherplant E - Endangered May - June - July Mountains
image Sarracenia minor var. minor Hooded Pitcherplant No U.S. Status Listed April - May Coast
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Sarracenia oreophila Green Pitcherplant E - Endangered April - May Mountains
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Sarracenia purpurea var purpurea Northern purple pitcherplant No U.S. Status Listed April - May Coast, Piedmont
image Sarracenia purpurea var venosa Southern Pitcher Plant No U.S. Status Listed April - May
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Sarracenia purpurea var. montana Southern Appalachian Purple Pitcherplant, Huntsman's Cups, Sidesaddle Flytrap, Frog's Britches FSC - Federal Special Concern May Mountains
image Sarracenia rubra var rubra Sweet Pitcher Plant No U.S. Status Listed April - May Coast, Piedmont Mountains rare
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Utricularia gibba shortspur creeping bladderwort, humped bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September Coast
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Utricularia radiata Little Floating Bladderwort, Small Swollen Bladderwort. floating bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September - October Coast
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Utricularia biflora (=Utricularia pumila) Humped bladderwort, Bladderwort, Conespur bladderpod No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September Coast, rare Mountains
image Utricularia cornuta horned bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed June - July - August - September Coast, Mountains
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Utricularia floridana Florida bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed July - August Coast
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Utricularia foliosa flatstem bladderwort, Leafy bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed Coast
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Utricularia geminiscape hiddenfruit bladderwort, Two-flowered bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed Coast
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Utricularia inflata swollen bladderwort, inflated bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September - October - November Coast
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Utricularia juncea Southern bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed July - August - September Coast, scattered Piedmont
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Utricularia macrorhiza greater bladderwort, common bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed Coast
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Utricularia minor lesser bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September - October - November Coast
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Utricularia olivacea Dwarf bladderwort, Piedmont Bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed Sep - Oct Coast
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Utricularia purpurea purple bladderwort, Eastern Purple Bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September Coast
image Utricularia resupinata northeastern bladderwort, lavender bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed June - July - August Coast
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Utricularia striata striped bladderwort, fibrous bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed May - June - July - August - September - October - November Coast, Piedmont
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Utricularia subulata slender bladderwort, zigzag bladderwort No U.S. Status Listed Coast, scattered Mountains

NOTE: You might also want to check out https://www.carolinacpsociety.org/
for even more information on Carnivorous Plants in North Carolina!
(Thanks to Philip Thomas to pointing this resource out to me! - Terry)

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