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Round-leaved Sundew

An insectivorous plant found on damp, acid peat soils on Dorset heathland.


Common Name Round-leaved Sundew
Scientific Name Drosera rotundifolia
Species Group Insectivorous and Parasitic Plants
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Sundew family - Droseraceae
Status Frequent
Flower Colour Group White
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Distinctive round red sticky leaves
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Insectivorous and Parasitic Plants