Tropical Sundew - Drosera burmannii
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|Tropical Sundew is one of the most beautiful carnivorous plants we find in the Western Ghats....... |
Plants usually measures around 2cm in diameter........
It is the fastest trapping Sundew they say... Taking only a few seconds to trap compared to other plant species taking minutes or hours...
This plant has been considered a powerful rubefacient(A substance for external application that produces redness of the skin e.g. by causing dilation of the capillaries and an increase in blood circulation) in Hindu medicine.... :-)
More Info here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drosera_burmannii
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What a sharp macro shot with great colours and interesting and very fancy details. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.
Fine capture of truly spectacular monster with teeth! Great point of view and perfect execution Vipin! I love it!
- [2011-02-01 4:50]
Very interesting specie and fantastic pic,what a composition,sharpness and colors,impossible to make better,right on my favorite!Very well done,have a nice day and thanks,Luciano.
You present us a very sharp picture of Drosera. Good colour.
Great post for TN to see this plant from your country
great details and good sharpness you can see the insects
nice colours to