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Pinguicula gigantea
Pinguicula gigantea


 
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General Description
 
As the name suggests, this is a giant among butterworts! It has thick leathery leaves that can approach the size of your hand. In the right conditions, these plants have been known to grow as large as a dinner plate.

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 8 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.

Average Rating: Average Rating: 4.5 of 5 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 11 Write a review »

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5 of 5 February 10, 2020
Reviewer: James from Washington, DC United States  


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5 of 5 Adds a lot to the dinning area January 26, 2020
Reviewer: Jimmie Scott from Slidell, LA United States  
Growing very nicely and spreading out. Grows very fast and good colors. Nice big green leaves spreads out and cover a large area.

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5 of 5 January 5, 2020
Reviewer: LAM from AMARILLO, TX United States  


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5 of 5 Secure packaging December 31, 2018
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Louisville, KY United States  
Not a single leaf damaged when arrived.

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5 of 5 This one will be a stunner when it puts on size June 18, 2018
Reviewer: Jami Young from USA, TX United States  
Arrived in perfect condition. Beautiful lime green even under LEDs.

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