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The Butterwort (Pinguicula) is another of these carnivorous plants.The Beauties of Nature|Sir John Lubbock
He could watch the butterwort curving round the edges of its wan green foliage upon the captured limbs of fly or aphis.Charles Darwin|Grant Allen
There are three British species of Butterwort (Pinguicula), similar in structure and habit, all growing in bogs and on wet rocks.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
This is the Butterwort (Pinguicula), and it is not a bad name, for the leaves remind one of butter.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot
The order to which the butterwort and the bladderworts belong also afforded valuable results.Life of Charles Darwin|G. T. (George Thomas) Bettany