Taxon: Drosera filiformis Raf.

Genus: Drosera
Family: Droseraceae
Nomen number: 14697
Place of publication: Med. Repos. ser. 2, 5:360. 1808
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-May-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (carnivorous plant fide Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Massachusetts, - New Jersey

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Seymour, F. The flora of New England. 1969 (F NEng)
  • Stone, W. The plants of southern New Jersey. 1973 (F SNJersey)

Check other web resources for Drosera filiformis Raf. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Drosera filiformis cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.