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    Best sundew for low light?

    I have a low light setup, and I was wondering wich sundew is best for low light? I would preferably want one that doesn't go dormant and isn't an annual. Thanks!

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    D. adela is a good one for that. The leaf span can get pretty wide in low light! Here it is in my store:

    http://www.flytrapshop.com/servlet/t...-sundew/Detail


    Very easy plant, propagates easily.. Looks really cool. Seems it'd fit perfectly for what you're looking for.
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    Drosera adelae. Andrew sells them

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    haha I beat you but thanks for the mention... I should add that I don't think my plants are single plants as pictured above anymore, they're all multiple plant clumps
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    capensis would do pretty well also

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    He has 1000 capensis seeds on the way to his house, I think he has that one covered lol
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    Does D. aliciae do OK?

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    I would say most dews would "grow" for you at lower light... But D. adelae truly is a low light Drosera. The others will just kinda walk along and probably not perform their best. D. aliciae included.
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