Drosera graniticola

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Drosera graniticola

Priority Four — Rare Taxa (DEC)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Droseraceae
Genus: Drosera
Subgenus: Drosera subg. Ergaleium
Section: Drosera sect. Ergaleium
D. graniticola
Binomial name
Drosera graniticola

Drosera graniticola is an erect perennial tuberous species in the carnivorous plant genus Drosera that is endemic to Western Australia. It grows 10–20 cm (4–8 in) high near granite outcrops. White flowers emerge from August to September.[1]

Range of D. graniticola in the wild.

D. graniticola was first described and named by N. G. Marchant in 1982.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Drosera graniticola". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.
  2. ^ "Plant Name Details". International Plant Names Index (IPNI). International Organization for Plant Information (IOPI). Retrieved 13 August 2009.