Carnivorous plant identification

HanozJuly 26, 2014

Hello there. Can someone identify these two carnivorous plants please? I came across them on a hike today. They look carnivorous, so I'm assuming they are. This is in Mundaring, Western Australia. Copy & paste the links below. Thanks.

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Drosera sp

    Bookmark   July 26, 2014 at 11:36AM
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Thank you,Thedecoguy.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 5:17AM
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where is this growing? Interesting. Never seen or heard of it.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 8:26AM
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thefof(NSW Aust)

Were these in WA?

The first looks like possibly Drosera erythrorhiza, while the second might be Drosera menziesii.

Good luck.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 8:47AM
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Wow, those are very neat sundews!

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 8:49AM
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missingtheobvious(Blue Ridge 7a)

thefof, the OP said, "This is in Mundaring, Western Australia."

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 11:32AM
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thefof(NSW Aust)

Thanks, missing. I missed that - I should have your handle :-)
That answers my query, as WA is Western Australia (not your WA, Washington state)
Western Australia has a host of Drosera spp. In fact, I believe they have more species than anywhere else in the world.

Here is a link that might be useful: Check out Drosera

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 9:13AM
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