Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 8 taxa in the family Droseraceae, Sundew family, as understood by PLANTS National Database.

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speaker icon Common Name: Threadleaf Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Drosera filiformis   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Drosera filiformis   FAMILY: Droseraceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Drosera filiformis 092-01-001   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it on margins of natural pools in pinelands, esp clay-based Carolina bays

Rare

Native to North Carolina

 


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camera icon Common Name: Tracy's Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Drosera tracyi   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Drosera tracyi   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it in savannas

Rare in GA

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Dwarf Sundew, Early Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Drosera brevifolia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Drosera brevifolia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Drosera leucantha 092-01-002   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it in pine savannas, other wet sandy sites, rarely in seepage over rock outcrops

Common in Coastal Plain (rare elsewhere)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Roundleaf Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Drosera rotundifolia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Drosera rotundifolia var. rotundifolia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Drosera rotundifolia 092-01-003   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it in mountain bogs and fens, seepages slopes, vertical seepages on rock (in the mountains) or clay (as along the Little River in Sandhills of NC), northward also in Coastal Plain wetlands

Uncommon in NC-SC, rare in GA

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Water Sundew, Spoonleaf Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Drosera intermedia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Drosera intermedia   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Drosera intermedia 092-01-004   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it in savannas, ditches, pocosins, margins of pools or streams, often in standing water

Common in Coastal Plain (rare elsewhere)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Pink Sundew, Bog Sundew
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Drosera capillaris   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Drosera capillaris   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Drosera capillaris 092-01-005   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Look for it in pine savannas, other wet sandy or peaty sites

Common (rare in Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Waterwheel-plant
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Aldrovanda vesiculosa   FAMILY: Droseraceae
(?) PLANTS National Database: Aldrovanda vesiculosa   FAMILY: Droseraceae

 

Non-native: Europe, Asia, Africa, & Australia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Venus Flytrap, Meadow Clam
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Dionaea muscipula   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Dionaea muscipula   FAMILY: Droseraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dionaea muscipula 093-01-001   FAMILY: Dionaeaceae

 

Look for it in wet savannas, sandhill seepages

Rare (an endemic)

Native to the Carolinas

 


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