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Distribution map of the genus Drosera:

hardy Drosera subtropical Drosera tropical Drosera
tuberous Drosera pygmy Drosera petiolaris Drosera
cape Drosera queensland Drosera forked leaf Drosera
all areas where Drosera occur
Welt
Verbreitungskarte winterharter/temperierter Drosera
Verbreitungskarte subtropischer Drosera
Verbreitungskarte tropischer Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Knollen-Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Zwerg-Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Petiolaris-Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Kap-Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Queensland Drosera
Verbreitungskarte Gabelblättriger Drosera
Gebiete mit Drosera Vorkommen
























Key of the genus Drosera

(Schlauer, J. 1996. A Dichotomous Key to the Genus Drosera L. (Droseraceae), Carniv. Pl. Newslett. 25: 67-88.)

Gattung Art
Drosera
Drosera acaulis
Drosera adelae
Drosera affinis
Drosera alba
Drosera aliciae
Drosera andersoniana
Drosera androsacea
Drosera anglica
Drosera arcturi
Drosera arenicola var. arenicola
Drosera arenicola var. occidentalis
Drosera banksii
Drosera barbigera subsp. barbigera
Drosera barbigera subsp. silvicola
Drosera bequaertii
Drosera bicolor
Drosera biflora
Drosera binata
Drosera brevicornis
Drosera brevifolia
Drosera broomensis
Drosera browniana
Drosera bulbigena
Drosera bulbosa subsp. bulbosa
Drosera bulbosa subsp. major
Drosera burkeana
Drosera burmannii
Drosera caduca
Drosera callistos
Drosera capensis
Drosera capillaris
Drosera cayennensis
Drosera cendeensis
Drosera chrysolepis
Drosera cistiflora
Drosera citrina var. citrina
Drosera citrina var. nivea
Drosera closterostigma
Drosera colombiana
Drosera communis
Drosera cuneifolia
Drosera darwinensis
Drosera derbyensis
Drosera dichrosepala subsp. enodes
Drosera dichrosepala subsp. dichrosepala
Drosera dielsiana
Drosera dilatatopetiolaris
Drosera echinoblastus
Drosera elongata
Drosera eneabba
Drosera erythrogyne
Drosera erythrorhiza subsp. collina
Drosera erythrorhiza subsp. erythrorhiza
Drosera erythrorhiza subsp. magna
Drosera erythrorhiza subsp. squamosa
Drosera esmeraldae
Drosera falconeri
Drosera felix
Drosera filiformis var. filiformis
Drosera filiformis var. tracyi
Drosera fimbriata
Drosera fulva
Drosera gigantea var. geniculata
Drosera gigantea var. gigantea
Drosera glabripes
Drosera glanduligera
Drosera graminifolia
Drosera graniticola
Drosera graomogolensis
Drosera grievei
Drosera hamiltonii
Drosera helodes
Drosera heterophylla
Drosera hilaris
Drosera hirtella var. hirtella
Drosera hirtella var. lutescens
Drosera hirticalyx
Drosera huegelii
Drosera humbertii
Drosera hyperostigma
Drosera indica
Drosera insolita
Drosera intermedia
Drosera kaieteurensis
Drosera katangensis
Drosera kenneallyi
Drosera lanata
Drosera lasiantha
Drosera leucoblasta
Drosera linearis
Drosera lowriei
Drosera macrantha
Drosera macrophylla subsp. macrophylla
Drosera macrophylla subsp. monantha
Drosera madagascariensis
Drosera mannii
Drosera marchantii subsp. marchantii
Drosera marchantii subsp. prophylla
Drosera menziesii subsp. basifolia
Drosera menziesii subsp. menziesii
Drosera menziesii subsp. penicillaris
Drosera menziesii subsp. thysanosepala
Drosera meristocaulis
Drosera microphylla
Drosera miniata
Drosera modesta
Drosera montana var. montana
Drosera montana var. schwackei
Drosera montana var. tomentosa
Drosera myriantha
Drosera natalensis
Drosera neesii subsp. borealis
Drosera neesii subsp. neesii
Drosera neocaledonica
Drosera nitidula subsp. nitidula
Drosera nitidula subsp. nitidula var. ?
Drosera nitidula subsp. nitidula var. allantostigma
Drosera nitidula subsp. nitidula var. leucostigma
Drosera nitidula subsp. nitidula var. nitidula
Drosera nitidula subsp. omissa
Drosera oblanceolata
Drosera occidentalis subsp. australis
Drosera occidentalis subsp. occidentalis var. microscapa
Drosera occidentalis subsp. occidentalis var. occidentalis
Drosera orbiculata
Drosera ordensis
Drosera oreopodion
Drosera paleacea subsp. leioblastus
Drosera paleacea subsp. paleacea
Drosera paleacea subsp. roseana
Drosera paleacea subsp. stelliflora
Drosera paleacea subsp. trichocaulis
Drosera pallida
Drosera panamensis
Drosera paradoxa
Drosera parvula subsp. parvula
Drosera parvula subsp. sargentii
Drosera pauciflora
Drosera peltata subsp. auriculata
Drosera peltata subsp. peltata
Drosera petiolaris
Drosera pilosa
Drosera platypoda
Drosera platystigma
Drosera prolifera
Drosera prostratoscaposa
Drosera pulchella
Drosera pycnoblasta
Drosera pygmaea
Drosera radicans
Drosera ramellosa
Drosera ramentacea
Drosera rechingeri
Drosera regia
Drosera roraimae
Drosera rosulata
Drosera rotundifolia
Drosera salina
Drosera schizandra
Drosera scorpioides
Drosera sessilifolia
Drosera sewelliae
Drosera slackii
Drosera spatulata
Drosera spilos
Drosera stenopetala
Drosera stolonifera subsp. compacta
Drosera stolonifera subsp. humilis
Drosera stolonifera subsp. monticola
Drosera stolonifera subsp. porrecta
Drosera stolonifera subsp. prostrata
Drosera stolonifera subsp. rupicola
Drosera stolonifera subsp. stolonifera
Drosera stricticaulis subsp. eremaea
Drosera stricticaulis subsp. stricticaulis
Drosera subhirtella subsp. moorei
Drosera subhirtella subsp. subhirtella
Drosera subtilis
Drosera tenella
Drosera trinervia
Drosera tubaestylis
Drosera uniflora
Drosera villosa
Drosera walyunga
Drosera whittakeri subsp. aberrans
Drosera whittakeri subsp. whittakeri
Drosera zonaria

Difficulty in culture

1Beginner
2Experienced Grower
3Experienced Grower, some special conditions
4Difficult, some special temperatures
5Really difficult

Species Synonym Difficulty Subgenus Section
acaulis   ? Drosera Drosera
adelae   1 Drosera Prolifera
admirabilis   2 Drosera Drosera
ascendens   4 Drosera Drosera
affinis   3 Drosera Drosera
afra   ? Drosera Drosera
alba   4 Drosera Drosera
aliciae   1 Drosera Drosera
andersoniana   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
androsacea   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
anglica   2 Drosera Drosera
arcturi   4 Arcturi Arcturi
arenicola   3 Drosera Drosera
banksii   4 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
barbigera   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
bequaertii   ? Drosera Drosera
biflora   ? Drosera Drosera
binata   1 Phycopsis Phycopsis
brevicornis   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
brevifolia   3 Drosera Drosera
broomensis   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
browniana   3 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
bulbigena   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
bulbosa subsp. bulbosa   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
bulbosa subsp. major   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
burkeana   2 Drosera Drosera
burmannii   1 Thelocalyx Thelocalyx
caduca   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
caledonica   3 Drosera Drosera
callistos   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
camporupestris   ? Drosera Drosera
capensis   1 Drosera Drosera
capillaris   2 Drosera Drosera
cayennensis   ? Drosera Drosera
cendeensis   ? Drosera Drosera
chrysochila   ? Drosera Drosera
chrysolepis   4 Drosera Drosera
cistiflora   3 Drosera Drosera
citrina   3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
closterostigma   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
coccicaulis natalensis 2 Drosera Drosera
coccipetala   ? Drosera Drosera
collinsiae burkeana x madagascariensis 1 Drosera Drosera
colombiana   ? Drosera Drosera
communis   4 Drosera Drosera
communis var. pauciflora   4 Drosera Drosera
corinthiaca aliciae x glabripes ? Drosera Drosera
cuneifolia   4 Drosera Drosera
darwinensis   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
derbyensis   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
dichrosepala   3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
dielsiana   2 Drosera Drosera
dilatato-petiolaris   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
echinoblastus   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
elongata   ? Drosera Drosera
eneabba   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
enodes dichrosepala subsp. enodes 2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
ericksoniae   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
erythrogyna   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
erythrorhiza subsp. erythrorhiza   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
erythrorhiza subsp. collina   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
erythrorhiza subsp. magna   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
erythrorhiza subsp. squamosa   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
erythrorhiza var. imbecilia   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
esmeraldae   2 Drosera Drosera
esterhuyseniae   3 Drosera Drosera
falconeri   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
felix   ? Drosera Drosera
filiformis var. filiformis   1 Drosera Drosera
filiformis var. tracyi   1 Drosera Drosera
fimbriata   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
flexicaulis   ? Drosera Drosera
fulva   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
gigantea var. gigantea   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
gigantea var. geniculata   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
glabripes   4 Drosera Drosera
glanduligera   4 Coelophylla Coelophylla
graminifolia   3 Drosera Drosera
grantsaui   ? Drosera Drosera
graniticola   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
graomogolensis   3 Drosera Drosera
grievei   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
hamiltonii   2 Stelogyne Stelogyne
hartmeyerorum   4 Drosera Arachnopus
helodes   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
heterophylla   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
hilaris   4 Drosera Drosera
hirtella   4 Drosera Drosera
hirticalyx   ? Drosera Drosera
huegelii   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
humbertii   ? Drosera Drosera
hyperostigma   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
indica   4 Drosera Arachnopus
insolita   ? Ergaleium Ergaleium
intermedia   1 Drosera Drosera
intricata   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
kaieteurensis   2 Drosera Drosera
katangensis   ? Drosera Drosera
kenneallyi   4 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
lanata   3 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
lasiantha   3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
leioblastus paleacea subsp. leioblastus 2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
leucoblasta   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
linearis   4 Drosera Drosera
liniflora   ? Drosera Drosera
longiscapa   ? Drosera Drosera
lowriei   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
macrantha subsp. macrantha   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
macrantha subsp. planchonii   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
macrophylla subsp. macrophylla   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
macrophylla subsp. monantha   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
madagascariensis   3 Drosera Drosera
mannii   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
marchantii subsp. marchantii   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
marchantii subsp. prophylla   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
menziesii subsp. menziesii   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
menziesii subsp. basifolia   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
menziesii subsp. penicillaris   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
menziesii subsp. thysanosepala   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
meristocaulis   ? Meristocaulis Meristocaulis
microphylla   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
microscapa occidentalis var. microscapa 3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
miniata   3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
modesta   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
montana var. montana   4 Drosera Drosera
montana var. schwackei   4 Drosera Drosera
montana var. tomentosa   4 Drosera Drosera
moorei   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
myriantha   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
natalensis   2 Drosera Drosera
neesii subsp. neesii   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
neesii subsp. borealis   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
neocaledonica   3 Drosera Drosera
nidiformis sp. Magaliesburg 1 Drosera Drosera
nitidula subsp. nitidula   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
nitidula subsp. omissa   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
nitidula subsp. nitidula var. leucostigma   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
nitidula subsp. nitidula var. allantostigma   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
nivea citrina var. nivea 2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
oblanceolata   3 Drosera Drosera
occidentalis subsp. occidentalis   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
occidentalis subsp. australis   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
orbiculata   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
ordensis   4 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
oreopodion   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
paleacea subsp. paleacea   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
paleacea subsp. trichocaulis   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
pallida   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
panamensis   ? Drosera Drosera
paradoxa   2 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
parvula   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
pauciflora   4 Drosera Drosera
pedicellaris   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
peltata subsp. peltata   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
peltata subsp. auriculata   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
peruensis   ? Drosera Drosera
petiolaris   2 Lasiocephala Lasiocephala
pilosa   ? Drosera Drosera
platypoda   2 Ergaleium Stolonifera
platystigma   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
praefolia   3 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
prolifera   2 Drosera Prolifera
prostratoscaposa   3 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
pulchella   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
pusilla   ? Drosera Drosera
pycnoblasta   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
pygmaea   2 Bryastrum Bryastrum
radicans   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
ramellosa   2 Ergaleium Stolonifera
ramentacea   5 Drosera Drosera
rechingeri   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
regia   4 Regia Regia
roraimae   3 Drosera Drosera
roseana paleacea subsp. roseana 2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
rosulata   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
rotundifolia   2 Drosera Drosera
rubrifolia   ? Drosera Drosera
salina   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
sargentii parvula subsp. sargentii 2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
schizandra   4 Drosera Prolifera
scorpioides   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
sessilifolia   4 Thelocalyx Thelocalyx
sewelliae   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
silvicola   3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
slackii   3 Drosera Drosera
spatulata   1 Drosera Drosera
spilos   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
stelliflora paleacea subsp. stelliflora 3 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
stenopetala   5 Arcturi Arcturi
stolonifera subsp. stolonifera   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. compacta   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. humilis   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. monticola   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. porrecta   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. prostrata   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stolonifera subsp. rupicola   3 Ergaleium Stolonifera
stricticaulis subsp. stricticaulis   3 Ergaleium Ergaleium
stricticaulis subsp. eremaea   3 Ergaleium Ergaleium
subhirtella   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
subtilis   4 Ergaleium Ergaleium
sulphurea   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
tentaculata   ? Drosera Drosera
tokaiensis   1 Drosera Drosera
trinervia   3 Drosera Drosera
tubaestylis   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
uniflora   ? Drosera Drosera
variegata   ? Drosera Drosera
venusta natalensis 2 Drosera Drosera
viridis   ? Drosera Drosera
villosa   4 Drosera Drosera
walyunga   2 Bryastrum Lamprolepis
whittakeri   2 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza
yutajensis   ? Drosera Drosera
zigzagia   2 Ergaleium Ergaleium
zonaria   3 Ergaleium Erythrorhiza

Hybriden

Art Synonym Schwierigkeit
aliciae x capensis x Caprice 2
aliciae x neocaledonica   1
anglica x capillaris x Anpil 1
anglica x filiformis x Anfil 2
anglica x linearis   2
anglica x intermedia x Anterm 1
anglica x spatulata x Nagamoto 1
brevifolia x capillaris   2
capillaris x intermedia   2
linealis x capillaris x Linpil 1
rotundifolia x capillaris   2
dielsiana x intermedia   2
dielsiana x sp. Transvaal   2
dilatato-petiolaris x falconeri dilaconer 3
filifomis x filiformis var. tracyi x California Sunset 1
filiformis x intermedia x Hybrida 1
intermedia x rotundifolia x Beleziana 2
linearis x anglica x Linglica 2
linearis x spatulata x Linthulata 2
nitidula subsp. nitidula x ericksoniae   2
nitidula subsp. nitidula x pygmaea   2
nitidula subsp. omissa x occidentalis sp. Lake Badgerup White 2
nitidula subsp. omissa x pulchella   2
rotundifolia x anglica x Obovata 1