Pete's Walks - Oblong-leaved Sundew

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Photo taken 2/08/09 at Thursley Common, Surrey.

This can be found in Western Ireland, Western England and the heaths of Southern England, growing on damp peat or in bog pools. Like all sundews they are carnivorous, using their sticky hairs to trap small insects.