Pinguicula “Big Purple Thing” | Butterwort

Pinguicula “Big Purple Thing” | Butterwort


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An amazing hybrid by Bob Beer, pinguicula “Big Purple Thing” is definitely a fan favorite because of the sheer length of the flower stalk alone. The plant you will receive will be between 1”-1.5” in diameter.

This cross featured a long-stalked, purple flower that’s on the larger side, with subtle venation and a white throat. On the leaves, there are noticeable hairs close to the center of the rosette and on the bottom part of the flower stalk leading into the plant. The foliage is a bright green with a fade into purple on ends.

We would consider this to be an intermediate level plant.

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Sold By: Brambles Botanicals


We ship within the USA, domestic only, on Tuesdays and Wednesdays using USPS Priority Mail. Plants are shipped bare root wrapped in slightly damp paper towels in condiment cups. We will send you a tracking number as soon as your order has been sent out. During the colder months, we include non-negotiable heat packs which are included in the shipping price. If there are any issues with the plants upon arrival, please contact as soon as possible but preferably within 48 hours.

Brambles Botanicals is run by a husband and wife team, Howard and Beastie Bramble, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. We’re small-scale, hobbyist growers selling the extra plants that we just don’t have any room for and have a range of experience – specialize in carnivorous plants, especially tropical butterworts and their hybridization. We have been producing our own Pinguicula hybrids for a few years now and are excited to be releasing some brand new, named, in-house cultivars as well as some age-old classics and species. Howard is the proud registrar of Pinguicula ‘Faulisi.’ (See Volume 51, No. 3 of the Carnivorous Plant Newsletter, published September 2022.)

We also offer plant troubleshooting and advice! If you have any questions please feel free to send us an email at or DM us on Instagram @bramblesbotanicals. We hope you enjoy our selection and we appreciate your business!


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