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Tracy's sundew

Drosera filiformis var. tracyii

Description:

A species of sundew, it is unusual within its genus in that the long, erect, filiform (thread-like) leaves of this plant unroll in spirals - an arrangement similar to the circinate vernation seen in ferns.

Habitat:

North Carolina Botanical Garden


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43 Comments (1–25)

Pat10
Pat10 a year ago

Cool! Wow! Poor flies! It is a scary plant! It is very nice. It is an interesting plant.
Wow! It is an awesome plant.
I wouldn´t dare touch that plant.
For scientists it is a very interesting plant.
Form II Yellow (generation 2017)
Saint George´s School

Pat10
Pat10 a year ago

Wow! Nice and scary!
Form II Brown class
Saint George`s School

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Belated thanks, M Fortune, Leanne, Antonio and Toshimi!

M Fortune
M Fortune 5 years ago

Wow!!! That's and amazing plant and a great photo too!

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 5 years ago

Congratulations Maria! I love Sundews, great spotting :)

Wow !so beautiful Maria,great spotting,congrats on the SOTD and thanks for sharing

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 5 years ago

Beautiful series! Congratulations!

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Thanks, Jacob, Thirvour, Carol and Gerardo!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 5 years ago

congratulations Maria..

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 5 years ago

This is so nice what a great series Maria Congratulations :)

Carol.Tuskey
Carol.Tuskey 5 years ago

What an amazing photo!!! Love it.

Its very beautiful,thank you for posting

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 5 years ago

Congratulations on a fantastic spotting of the day! :-)

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Thanks so much, everyone, for your kind words and observations. It's a pleasure to share what I have the privilege to see with Project Noah members. I always look forward to seeing what you have spotted, too. :>)

Evergreen
Evergreen 5 years ago

Awesome series!

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 5 years ago

Congratulations Stunning photo :)

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Congrats!

namitha
namitha 5 years ago

Congrats Maria on this wonderful spotting

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 5 years ago

Congrats Maria!

Sckel
Sckel 5 years ago

Congrats, Maria.

williefromwi
williefromwi 5 years ago

Congrats, Maria!

Jolly Ibanez
Jolly Ibanez 5 years ago

Hi Maria, Congratulations on your SOTD

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

This was a lovely surprise this morning - Karen, thanks for selecting this series as SOTD and to all of you for your nice comments! It's a fascinating plant and having a macro lens for such shots would be great (I took these using a zoom lens!). Glad that you enjoyed seeing this! :>)

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 5 years ago

Great series, Maria! Congrats for the SOTD!

Congratulations Maria on this lovely photo and SOTD!

North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.91, Long: -79.06

Spotted on May 29, 2013
Submitted on Jun 13, 2013

Reference

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