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  • Thus Nepenthes secures a supply of nitrogenous food from the animal world in a manner somewhat similar to that adopted by the British sundew, butterwort, and other insectivorous plants.
  • BUTTERWORT, the popular name of a small insectivorous plant, Pinguicula vulgaris, which grows in wet, boggy land.
  • A, leaf of Butterwort (Pinguicula vulgaris) with left margin inflected over a row of small flies.
  • Common twayblade, grass-of-Parnassus, marsh lousewort and common butterwort make an interesting association.
  • It is often found in damp depressions, often with the insectivorous butterwort.

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