Formerly known as Drosera ascendens, D. latifolia is relatively new to cultivation. It's becoming more popular because of its ease of growing and graceful slender red leaves.
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 3-inch pot and is expected to reach flowering maturity in 1-2 seasons. All plants were propagated on-site from proven mother plants in our collection.
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Mountains of Brazil.
Type of Plant
Tropical plant for indoor growing.
Size of Adult Plants
5 inches tall.
Partial sun with mild temperatures. A south window with several hours of direct sunlight is ideal.
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil wet by setting the plant in a dish of standing water.
Use 1 part peat moss and 1 part perlite (or washed river sand). Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.
Tolerant of very cool temperatures, but protect from frost.