- Common Name(s):
- Devil's Dozen
- Carnivorous Plants
Full sun; planting mix of whole fiber sphagnum moss or mix of equal parts peat moss and coarse vermiculite or sharp sand; requires constant moisture
- 1-8 in.
- Prostrate growth; usually 4-8 leaves; dozens of slender, crimson or green-tipped filaments stud each leaf; glands secrete a tiny droplet of clear mucilaginous substance on the ends of tiny tentacles that trap insects; traps unfold 4-6 days after trapping an insect; traps die after 2-4 closings
- White, pink, or scarlet flowers on 6-12 in. stalk, May to August, above a rosette of basal leaves; open for several hours in the morning
NCCES plant id: 160