Drosera capensis “Red”

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Common Name:

Cape Sundew, Octopus Plant


South Africa


Perennial Carnivore

Leaves turn bright red with enough light, are covered with sticky hairs, will move like tentacles to capture and digest insects. Thrives in hot and humid conditions, but can be grown outside.


Sun: Full to Part Sun

Water: Bog

Size: Low-growing, 6" across

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