West Highland Flora

Round-leaved Sundew


Drosera rotundifolia

 

Drosera rotundifolia

Photo Carl Farmer
9 Aug 2003 Sligachan, Skye

Frequent in boggy ground

Flower diameter c 3-6 mm, leaf blade c 5-10 mm diameter.

ID: Leaf blades near-circular, not longer than broad.

Other features: Flower-stem much longer than leaves, far more so than in other sundews.  Flowers have 5-8 petals.

 

Drosera rotundifolia

Photo Carl Farmer
9 Aug 2003 Sligachan, Skye
Flower c 4 mm across

  Drosera rotundifolia

Photo Carl Farmer
13 Aug 2004 Teangue, Skye
Top flower c 6 mm across


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