Pinguicula or butterworts are a genus of carnivorous plants that have almost succulent leaves. They have minute glands on their leaves that secrete a sticky fluid that traps prey on contact. Compared with other carnivorous plants with sticky traps – say drosophyllum, byblis or drosear, the trapping power of Pinguicula is not very powerful and the main prey of Pinguicula are small flying insects like fungus gnats and mosquitoes.
Next shipping batch will be last week of September 2018. Due to this being a small hobbyist one mom show, and the post office being far from home, orders are shipped only once or twice a month. Expect a waiting time. Dismiss