Scientific name: Anthophyta: Dicotyledonae: Rosales: Droseraceae: Drosera filiformis
Common Name: Thread-leaved Sundew
Date: July 2002
Photographer: E. M. Barrows
Identifier: E. M. Barrows
Collector: not applicable
Location: New Jersey Pine Barrens
Keywords: A forb New Jersey Pine Barrens NJPB2002 pink flower
Drosera filiformis is native to southeastern Massachusetts and southern New Jersey through Florida (Fernald 1950, 730–731).
This is a carnivorous (insectivorous) plant.
Its flowers are out of focus because they are blowing in the wind.
Fernald, M. L. 1950. Gray's Manual of Botany. Eighth Edition. American Book Company, New York, NY. 1632 pp.
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