Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2427

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare in GA

Look for it in savannas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple

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

FRUIT:
Summer
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Drosera tracyi   FAMILY Droseraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Drosera tracyi   FAMILY Droseraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Carnivorous plants of the US & Canada (Schnell, 2002)
Drosera filiformis var. tracyi

 

COMMON NAME:
Tracy's Sundew


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image of Drosera tracyi

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmdtracyi_pob1

June    Pickens County    SC

Jocassee Gorges

image of Drosera tracyi

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmdtracyi_pob2

June    Pickens County    SC

Jocassee Gorges

Leaves 30-50cm long, > 1 mm wide; glandular hairs on the leaves pale green, per Weakley's Flora.