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
Small plants (second photo) are shipped in 3-inch pots 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.
Partial sun. A south window with several hours of direct sunlight is ideal.
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil damp but not waterlogged.
Use 1 part peat moss,1 part perlite, and 1 part sand. Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.
Tolerant of cool temperatures, but protect from frost.