DROSERACEAE,  Sundew Family

Small bog herbs; leaves basal o r, in submersed plants, cauline, bearing reddish glandular hairs from which a viscid secretion exudes; Dowers hypogynous, bisporangiate, 4-7 mm wide; perianth regular, sepals, petals, and stamens 4-8, petals separate; carpels united; styles separate, 3-5, each forked; ovary 1-Ioculed with 3-5 parietal placentae.