Drosera dichotoma 'Giant' Potted
Drosera dichotoma 'Giant' is a stunning plant. It grows very large, we have old clumps that are three feet across. It has olive to bronze leaves with pale tentacles can reach over one foot in length, perfect in the bog garden or a large hanging bowl. When young, the leaves form simple fork shapes and mature leaves will display the branching shown in the photo. It can take two or more years depending on growing conditions.
Sun: Full sun outdoors
Water: Always sitting in at least two inches of distilled or purified water
Temperature: 20 degrees - 80 degrees, can even take temperatures from freezing to 100 degrees but only for short periods
Dormancy: Requires a winter dormancy starting in October and ending in February. Many of the leaves will turn brown and die back during this time. Leave them outdoors in full sun, sitting in distilled water during this period. If you live in an area that snows; over winter them indoors on a sunny windowsill in an unheated room or garage. Still sitting in full sun and distilled water.