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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Insectivorous

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Aldrovanda vesiculosa

Waterwheel Plant

4.09

Darlingtonia californica

California Pitcherplant, Cobra Lily, Cobra Plant

4.06

Dionaea muscipula

Venus Flytrap, Venus's Flytrap, Venus' Flytrap

2.90

Sarracenia alata

Yellow Trumpets

2.43

Sarracenia psittacina

Parrot Pitcherplant

2.36

Sarracenia leucophylla

Crimson Pitcherplant

2.36

Sarracenia purpurea

Purple Pitcherplant

2.20

Sarracenia minor

Hooded Pitcherplant

1.92

Drosera capillaris

Pink Sundew, Spathulate-Leaved Sundew

1.90

Utricularia macrorhiza

Common Bladderwort

1.75

Sarracenia flava

Yellow Pitcherplant

1.73

Drosera erythrorhiza

Red Ink Sundew

1.61

Utricularia juncea

Southern Bladderwort

1.56

Cephalotus follicularis

Albany Pitcher Plant, Western Australian Pitcher Plant, Fly-Catcher Plant, Mocassin Plant

1.49

Drosera filiformis

Threadleaf Sundew, Thread-Leaved Sundew

1.47

Pinguicula planifolia

Chapman's Butterwort

1.28

Utricularia foliosa

Leafy Bladderwort

1.18

Pinguicula vulgaris

Common Butterwort

1.09

Drosera intermedia

Spoonleaf Sundew, Oblong-Leaved Sundew

1.04

Nepenthes mirabilis

Common Swamp Pitcher-Plant

0.97

Sarracenia rubra

Alabama Pitcherplant, Gulf Pitcherplant, Jones' Pitcherplant, Sweet Pitcherplant, Wherry's Pitcherplant

0.95

Aletris aurea

Golden Colicroot

0.93

Aletris lutea

Yellow Colicroot

0.93

Andropogon mohrii

Mohr's Bluestem

0.93

Anthaenantia rufa

Purple Silkyscale

0.93

Aristida palustris

Longleaf Threeawn

0.93

Carphephorus pseudoliatris

Bristleleaf Chaffhead

0.93

Coreopsis linifolia

Texas Tickseed

0.93

Eryngium integrifolium

Blueflower Eryngo, Savanna Eryngo

0.93

Helianthus heterophyllus

Sawtooth Sunflower, Thick-Tooth Sunflower

0.93

Hypoxis wrightii

Yellow Star

0.93

Linum floridanum

Florida Yellow Flax

0.93

Oxypolis filiformis

Water Cowbane

0.93

Polygala chapmanii

Chapman's Milkwort

0.93

Polygala ramosa

Low Pinebarren Milkwort

0.93

Rhynchospora latifolia

sandswamp whitetop

0.93

Rhynchospora oligantha

featherbristle beaksedge

0.93

Triantha racemosa

Coastal False Asphodel

0.93

Drosera adelae

Lance-Leaved Sundew, The Adelaide Sundew

0.93

Utricularia australis

 

0.91

Drosera rotundifolia

Roundleaf Sundew, Common Sundew, Round-Leaved Sundew

0.87

Agalinis aphylla

Scaleleaf False Foxglove

0.87

Pinguicula lutea

Yellow Butterwort

0.87

Zigadenus glaberrimus

Sandbog Deathcamas

0.87

Utricularia simulans

Fringed Bladderwort

0.85

Balduina uniflora

Oneflower Honeycombhead

0.84

Lycopodiella alopecuroides

Foxtail Clubmoss

0.84

Polygala cruciata

Drumheads, Drumheads Milkwort

0.84

Drosera tracyi

Tracy's Sundew, Thread-Leaved Sundew

0.81

Lobelia brevifolia

Shortleaf Lobelia

0.81

Xyris ambigua

Coastal Plain Yelloweyed Grass

0.81

Drosera grievei

 

0.80

Nepenthes tenax

 

0.80

Hypericum brachyphyllum

Northern St. Johnswort, Northern St. John's-Wort

0.78

Morella caroliniensis

Southern Bayberry

0.76

Gaylussacia mosieri

Woolly Huckleberry

0.76

Sarracenia oreophila

Green Pitcherplant

0.75

Utricularia subulata

Zigzag Bladderwort

0.75

Calopogon pallidus

Pale Grasspink

0.73

Symphyotrichum dumosum

Rice Button Aster

0.73

Drosera binata

Fork-Leaved Sundew

0.72

Drosera indica

 

0.71

Drosera capensis

Cape Sundew

0.71

Muhlenbergia expansa

Cutover Muhly, Cutover Muhly

0.69

Pinguicula ionantha

Violet Butterwort, Godfrey's Butterwort

0.68

Chaptalia tomentosa

Woolly Sunbonnets, Pineland Daisy

0.67

Eupatorium leucolepis

Justiceweed, White-Bracted Thoroughwort

0.67

Lophiola aurea

Goldencrest, Golden-Crest

0.67

Erigeron vernus

Early Whitetop Fleabane

0.66

Utricularia purpurea

Eastern Purple Bladderwort

0.65

Bigelowia nudata

Pineland Rayless Goldenrod

0.64

Sarracenia rosea

Purple Pitcherplant

0.61

Lachnanthes caroliana

Carolina Redroot, Redroot

0.56

Polygala lutea

Orange Milkwort

0.55

Lachnocaulon anceps

Whitehead Bogbutton

0.53

Pinguicula villosa

Hairy Butterwort

0.50

Drosera aliciae

Australian Sundew, Alice Sundew

0.47

Drosera anglica

English Sundew, Great Sundew

0.45

Utricularia uliginosa

Bladderwort

0.45

Rhexia alifanus

Savannah Meadowbeauty, Savannah Meadow Beauty

0.45

Catopsis berteroniana

Powdery Strap Airplant

0.44

Eriocaulon compressum

Flattened Pipewort

0.44

Ctenium aromaticum

Toothache Grass

0.43

Utricularia stygia

Arctic Bladderwort

0.43

Byblis filifolia

 

0.40

Dichanthelium dichotomum

Cypress Panicgrass, Forked Panicgrass, Cypress Witchgrass

0.38

Drosera closterostigma

 

0.35

Utricularia monanthos

 

0.34

Eriocaulon decangulare

Tenangle Pipewort, Hat Pin, Bog Button

0.34

Drosera brevifolia

Dwarf Sundew, Small Sundew, Red Sundew

0.32

Byblis liniflora

 

0.30

Proboscidea lutea

Devil's Claw, Unicorn Plant, Martynia, Proboscis Flower, Ram's Horn

0.30

Stellaria americana

American Chickweed

0.30

Utricularia inflata

Swollen Bladderwort

0.29

Polypompholyx multifida

 

0.26

Drosera gigantea

Giant Sundew

0.26

Drosera glanduligera

Pimpernel Sundew

0.26

Utricularia gibba

Humped Bladderwort

0.25

Byblis gigantea

 

0.25

Drosera heterophylla

Swamp Rainbow

0.25

Drosera marchantii

 

0.25

Drosera modesta

Modest Rainbow

0.25

Drosera subhirtella

Sunny Rainbow

0.25

Utricularia ochroleuca

Yellowishwhite Bladderwort

0.24

Drosera pallida

Pale Rainbow

0.23

Utricularia multifida

 

0.23

Drosera menziesii

Pink Rainbow

0.21

Utricularia sandersonii

 

0.20

Drosera pulchella

Pretty Sundew

0.20

Utricularia volubilis

 

0.20

Calopogon tuberosus

Simpson's Grasspink

0.20

Utricularia intermedia

Flatleaf Bladderwort

0.19

Utricularia inflexa

 

0.18

Drosera whittakeri

Scented Sundew, Whittaker's Sundew

0.16

Nepenthes distillatoria

 

0.16

Stylidium crassifolium

 

0.16

Stylidium fimbriatum

 

0.16

Martynia lutea

Devil's Claw, Unicorn Plant, Martynia, Proboscis Flower, Ram's Horn

0.15

Ibicella lutea

Yellow Unicorn-Plant, Devil's Claw, Unicorn Plant, Martynia, Proboscis Flower, Ram's Horn

0.12

Utricularia radiata

Little Floating Bladderwort

0.11

Drosera erythrogyne

 

0.11

Drosera graniticola

 

0.11

Drosera stolonifera

Leafy Sundew

0.11

Drosera prolifera

 

0.10

Nelipus biloba

Moth Bladderwort

0.10

Polypompholyx tenella

 

0.10

Potentilla arguta

Cream Cinquefoil, Tall Cinquefoil

0.10

Ilex glabra

Inkberry, Appalachian Tea, Dye-Leaves, Evergreen Winterberry, Gallberry

0.10

 

 


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/databases/apni-search-full.html; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium http://www.ipni.org/index.html; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service http://plants.usda.gov/;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct http://www.sciencedirect.com/; Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/advanced/search; High Wire http://highwire.stanford.edu/cgi/search; Oxford Journals http://services.oxfordjournals.org/search.dtl; USDA National Agricultural Library http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/booleancube/booleancube_search_cit.html; for synonyms: The Plant List http://www.theplantlist.org/; for common names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page; etc.


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