companion plant for lance leaf sundew

nepthesJanuary 8, 2010

I have some lance leaf sundews and a n.biacarlata a n.rafflesiana and a n.ampullaria growing in my tank and want to know what else would grow well in it?

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predatoryplants

So I assume it's a hot, wet lowland tank...what about any of the tropical Australian petiolaris complex sundews (lanata, paradoxa, etc)?

D. adelae (lance leaf sundew) grows along-side D. schizandra and D. prolifera, so they should work well as companions.

Some Mexican butterworts might work as well, but be careful: some of them require (or very much prefer) a dry dormancy period.

    Bookmark   January 8, 2010 at 9:03PM
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petiolaris(Neutral)

D. prolifera

D. indica

D. spatulata

D. falconeri

D. paradoxa

U. gramminifolia

B. liniflora

I list these because they are truly living as companion plants in my ytopical setup.

    Bookmark   January 9, 2010 at 10:53AM
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buckcity(08)

Lycodium might be nice. I really like the temperate North American varieties that grow as companions to sarracenia in the wild.

There are several Southeast Asian forms. They are offered on eBay sometimes.

    Bookmark   January 17, 2010 at 7:26AM
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