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Pinguicula x Aphrodite
Pinguicula x 'Aphrodite'


 
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General Description
 
This cultivar is a hybrid of Pinguicula agnata and Pinguicula moctezumae. It produces long narrow succulent-like leaves that are reminiscent of both parent plants. In the right conditions, its leaves can grow up to 10 inches long! It also has a flower with a delicate shade of lavender whose beauty is unsurpassed. This plant grows vigorously for the first-time grower. Grow this plant in a sunny south window.
Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 3-inch pot and is expected to reach flowering maturity in 1-2 seasons. All plants were propagated on-site from proven mother plants in our collection.

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Type of Plant
Tropical plant for indoor growing.

Size of Adult Plants
Leaves can reach 10 inches.

Sunlight
Partial sun. A south window with several hours of direct sunlight is ideal.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil damp but not waterlogged.

Soil
Use 1 part peat moss,1 part perlite, and 1 part sand. Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Cold Tolerance
Tolerant of cool temperatures, but protect from frost.

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Couldn't be happier! November 4, 2018
Reviewer: Howard Grill from Pittsburgh, PA United States  
This was my first order from Sarracenia Northwest and I could be happier. The ping was larger than most that I have gotten from elsewhere and very healthy!  I will be buying from these folks again!

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Excellent November 4, 2018
Reviewer: Joel Valle from cabo rojo, cabo rojo Puerto Rico  
Very healthy good size plant

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October 28, 2018
Reviewer: Levi Bryand  


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Aphrodite Butterwort October 16, 2018
Reviewer: Coco  
I was worried at first but my Butterwort has flourished and it is eating all my gnats

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August 20, 2018
Reviewer: Christine from Montpelier, VT United States  


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