Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Drosera
Family: Droseraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cistiflora
NOTES

A small plant to 40 cm, which catches insects on the sticky hairs on its leaves. The leaves are dimorphic with the lower ones radical and oblanceolate and the upper leaves linear. This species always has some leaves up the stem.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The pink flowers have a dark centre and multifid styles, 5 white stigmas and 5 bright orange anthers
Colour: Pink
Notes: The flowers have a black centre
Colour: Black
Common Name
Doublom
Snotrosie
Sundew
Rose flowered sundew
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in low lying, damp areas in the veld. Particularly common near the Morrison-Youthed pump house
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
July
August
September
October
Synonyms for Species
Drosera helianthemum
Drosera pauciflora
Drosera speciosa
Drosera zeyheri



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