Re: D.heterophylla and Sarracenia seedlings

Christopher Waldrop (
Tue, 21 Feb 1995 16:05:35 -0600 (CST)

> Am I the only one who is absolutely fascinated by _D.heterophylla_?
> This is the only _Drosera_ which has neither four or five petals---it has
> ten or more! And it also has approximately the same number of anthers. My
> plant is flowering now and it is very strange to see.

I would be fascinated if I ever saw it. It sounds very interesting,
but I'm not sure if I've even heard it mentioned before.
What is the foliage like? Does it have an upright growth habit, or is
it the old standard rosette?