Deciduous – Sheds Its Leaves Annually
Full Sun – Prefers 6 or more hours of sun per day.
Half Sun – Prefers 3 To 6 Hours of Sunlight a Day.
Frost Hardy – Can Handle frost without damage.
Moderate Watering – Requires Regular Watering.
Low Maintenance – Requires little maintenance.
Non Indigenous – Exotic to South Africa.
Flowers are lipped, funnel-shaped and purple, white or yellow in colour and bloom from spring to summer.
It is mainly used is as a cough remedy. The leaves are antispasmodic and antitussive. Also, used externally as a poultice, it has a healing effect on the skin.
|Uses in landscape design||
Ideal for growing in rock gardens.
Pinguicula grandiflora is commonly known as the large-flowered butterwort. They have rosette leaves and, their flower is much larger than the average for the genus. Flowers are lipped, funnel-shaped, purple, white or yellow in colour and bloom from spring to summer.
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requirements and features
Requires moderate maintenance.