Pearly Sundew, Pygmy Drosera

Family: Droseraceae
Genus: Drosera
Species: pycnoblasta
Main Flower Colour: White

Description

A tiny Drosera growing to only about 2 cm high, though flower stalk may increase the height. Leaves are bright red and round. Plants seen were growing in deep white sand.

Flowering start in September.

Identification

The main flower colour is white. Small size, location and deep red colouration

References

http://esperancewildflowers.blogspot.com.au/2014/03/drosera-aff-pycnoblasta-pearly-sundew.html

http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:apni.taxon:51180

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/3125

Created: 02 Sep 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

MAL - Mallee

Specifics

Dragon Rocks Nature Reserve, WA

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