Calflora
Taxon  Report   2820    
Drosera ×obovata  Mert. & W. D. J. Koch
Hybrid sundew
Drosera ×obovata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (carnivorous) that is native to California.
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Family: Droseraceae  
Genus: Drosera

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Alternate Names:
CalfloraDrosera obovata
More information about  Drosera ×obovata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (DROB)

BONAP Distribution Map

Drosera: from the Greek droseros, "dewy," referring to the gland-tipped hairs on the leaves that make them look moist (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/25/2021).