Drosophyllum lusitanicum

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Noun1.Drosophyllum lusitanicum - perennial of dry habitats whose leaves have glandular hairs that secrete adhesive and digestive fluid for capture and digestion of insects; Portugal, southern Spain and Morocco
carnivorous plant - plants adapted to attract and capture and digest primarily insects but also other small animals
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0% as being effective for the minimal growth of other crops such as potato (Gopal, Chamail, & Sarkar, 2004), Drosophyllum lusitanicum (Goncalves & Romano, 2007), Elettaria cardamomum (Tyagi et al.
Finally, despite the lack of experimental evidence, observations clearly show that the dewy pine, Drosophyllum lusitanicum, draws large numbers of flies (Darwin, 1875; Krupa, pers.
S Terophyte 2 vicentina Drosophyllum lusitanicum NS Geophyte 2 Echinospartum ibericum N Nanophanerophyte 1C Elaeoselinum foetidum S Hemicryptophyte 2 Erica lusitanica NS Nanophanerophyte 2 Erophaca baetica NS Hemicryptophyte 2 Erysimum merxmuelleri S Chamaephyte 1C Euphorbiapolygalifolia N Chamaephyte 1C subsp.