Thus Nepenthes secures a supply of nitrogenous food from the animal world in a manner somewhat similar to that adopted by the British sundew, butterwort, and other insectivorous plants.
BUTTERWORT, the popular name of a small insectivorous plant, Pinguicula vulgaris, which grows in wet, boggy land.
A, leaf of Butterwort (Pinguicula vulgaris) with left margin inflected over a row of small flies.
The bogs support unusual plants species such as the insectivorous sundews and pale butterwort, the showy bog asphodel and early marsh orchid.
common twayblade, grass-of-Parnassus, marsh lousewort and common butterwort make an interesting association.
It is often found in damp depressions, often with the insectivorous butterwort.
Less common specialities of these boggy areas include bog pimpernel, bog asphodel, round-leaved sundew and pale butterwort.
Butterwort (Pinguicula) - These interesting dwarf bog-plants are pretty in the bog garden or moist spots in the rock garden.
P. grandiflora (Irish Butterwort) is the finest.
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