Taxon: Drosera anglica Huds.

Genus: Drosera
Family: Droseraceae
Nomen number: 404351
Place of publication: Fl. angl. ed. 2, 1:135. 1778
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Aug-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (carnivorous plant fide,)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; German CommE Monog, as D. longifolia)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Primorye, - Kamchatka, - Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Poland; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway
    • Southeastern Europe: Former Yugoslavia; Italy; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Newfoundland
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Minnesota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine, - Michigan
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, - Nevada
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


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Check other web resources for Drosera anglica Huds. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Drosera anglica 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.