Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1967

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (rare in Piedmont)

Look for it in pine savannas, other wet sandy or peaty sites, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5-merous
5 persistent sepals
5 persistent petals
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales

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 (1968) 092-01-005:
Drosera capillaris   FAMILY Droseraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Pink Sundew, Bog Sundew