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Drosera capillaris Poir.
USDA Symbol: DRCA2
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 CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar
National Wetland Indicator Status
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 either on display or available from the following:
- Picayune, MS
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-25B
Collected 2010-07-25 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower CenterLBJWC-1039
Collected 2007-06-07 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2013-10-24
Research By: TWC Staff