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Dwarf Sundew

Drosera brevifolia

Description:

You can see in the photos of the flowers that the glandular trichomes the plant uses to capture prey go all the way up the flower stalk and are even on the sepals.

Habitat:

Edge of a fire-suppressed longleaf pine sandhill savanna near a pond.


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3 Comments

robert emond
robert emond a week ago

Thank you I’ll look forward to getting that shot in the spring

Machi
Machi a week ago

Thanks Robert! I have another spotting of one with an open flower here: https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/13...

robert emond
robert emond a week ago

I've never seen a sundew flower before. Very cool

Machi
Spotted by
Machi

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.89, Long: -82.58

Spotted on Mar 3, 2019
Submitted on Jun 9, 2019

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