Yellow Butterwort
Pinguicula lutea
Lentibulariaceae (Bladderwort) Family

Yellow Butterwort is an upright, hairy perennial. Its preferred habitat is savannas, pinelands and bogs. distribution is throughout the Escambia region.

The leaves are in a basal rosette, no leaf stalk, ovate to elliptic in form. The leaf has no teeth and no lobes. The tip is acute (tapered to a point with sides pinched and less than equal) or acuminate and rolled inward.

The flowers are solitary at the tip of the stem. Each flower is bisexual in nature and irregular to nearly symmetrical in shape. The calyx is five-lobed; the corolla is two-lipped and five-lobed and spurred. The color is yellow. Flowers occur in the spring.

Fruit is a capsule

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