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Drosera capillaris (Pink sundew)
Fannon, Carolyn

Drosera capillaris

Drosera capillaris Poir.

Pink sundew

Droseraceae (Sundew Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: DRCA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)

The Pink Sundew is a member of the sundew family (family Droseraceae). Sundews are carnivorous herbs, mostly of acidic bogs, with flowers in a raceme or openly branched clusters.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , DE , FL , GA , LA , MD , MS , NC , SC , TN , TX , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1039 Collected 2007-06-07 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
LBJWC-25B Collected 2010-07-25 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

2 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

From the Archive

Wildflower Newsletter 1996 VOL. 13, NO.2 - Annual Wildflower Days Festival, Wildflower Center Hotline, The Visitor Experien...

Additional resources

USDA: Find Drosera capillaris in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Drosera capillaris in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Drosera capillaris

Metadata

Record Modified: 2013-10-24
Research By: TWC Staff

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