Pinguicula Tina,Carnivorous Plant


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Butterworts are the carnivorous plant equivalent of flypaper. Commonly referred to as “pings” from their scientific name Pinguicula, this name means “little greasy one” in Latin. It is derived from their broad green leaves that are covered with tiny glandular hairs that secrete sticky mucilage, greasy to the touch. These drops of mucilage cause the leaves to shimmer in light – attracting peckish insects.

Most are relatively easy to grow, and may make great windowsill candidates.

Nursery pot 8.5cm

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