ECOLOGY OF SEED GERMINATION OF THE GENUS UTRICULARIA LINN. I. UTRICULARIA STELLARIS L.f.
SANDHYA TYAGI *
Department of Botany, College of Science, M. L. Sukhadia University, Udaipur (Rajasthan), India
*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
The process of seed germination in Ulricularia stellaris L.f. has been studied. The morphological nature of the plant body has been discussed. The root is completely suppressed; the cotyledonoids and all the bladder bearings segments of the young seedling and the mature plant respectively are considered as leaves and the remaining plant body as stem in nature.
Keywords: Utricularia, germination, morphology