FUTURE PERSPECTIVES OF DROSERA MAGNIFICA: THE FIRST EVER PLANT DISCOVERED ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA

Preet Amol Singh, Neha Bajwa

Abstract


A long cycle of adaptation is going on in the ecosystem either it is a human being who adapted or a plant. Recently carnivorous plants have taken the stage of adaptation. By not getting photosynthesis and nitrogen from the environment noncarnivorous plant has adapted to carnivorous species. Researchers have discovered thousands of new species of carnivorous plants. Recently the social network photographs have revealed the third largest species of Droserea family that is Droserea magnifica.  In this article, we have discussed Droserea magnifica, its discovery, habitat and its future prospects in relation to its phytochemistry and pharmacology.

Keywords: Carnivorous, Droseraceae, Drosera magnifica, Phytochemistry, Pharmacology.


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