Drosera anglica Huds.
  • Fl. Angl.
  • Great or English sundew, droséra d’Angleterre

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Drosera anglica Huds. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000945816. Accessed on: 11 Aug 2020'

General Information

Plants forming winter hibernaculae, rosettes 2–6 cm diam.; stem base not bulbous-cormose. Leaves erect; stipules entirely adnate to petioles, 5 mm, margins fimbriate along distal 1/2; petiole differentiated from blade, 3–7 cm, glabrous or sparsely glandular-hairy; blade obovate to elongate-spatulate, 1.5–3.5(–5) cm × 3–7 mm. Inflorescences 1–12-flowered; scapes 3–25 cm, glabrous. Flowers 8–10 mm diam.; sepals connate basally, oblong, 5–6 × 4–5 mm, minutely glandular-denticulate; petals usually white, rarely pinkish, spatulate, 5–6 × 2–3.5 mm. Capsules 4–6 mm, . Seeds black, sigmoid-fusiform, 1–1.5 mm, , longitudinally striate-areolate. 2n = 40.

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    "Petioles 3–7 cm, glabrous or sparsely glandular-hairy; lf-blades narrowly obovate to elongate-spatulate, 15–35 × 3–4 mm; stipules 5 mm, adnate, fimbriate along the upper half; scape glabrous, 6–25 cm, with 1–9 fls 6–7 mm wide; sep minutely glandular-denticulate, 5–6 mm; pet white, spatulate, 6 mm; seeds black, sigmoid-fusiform, 1–1.5 mm, longitudinally striate-areolate; 2n=40. Peaty and boggy places; circumboreal, s. in Amer. to Que., n. Me., Bruce Co., Ont., n. Minn., n. Mich., n. Wis., and Calif. June–Aug. (D. longifolia, in part) Perhaps originally an amphiploid of nos. 2 [Drosera rotundifolia L.] and 4 [Drosera linearis Goldie]."

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    Other Local Names

    Great or English sundew, droséra d’Angleterre


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