Butterwort  Pinguicula vulgaris

The sticky leaves trap small insects that are digested for their minerals. In the North of England the leaves were once added to milk to curdle or thicken it.

Ref: IMG 2757

Date: 21/06/13

Location: Upper Teesdale, UK

Butterwort Pinguicula vulgaris

The sticky leaves trap small insects that are digested for their minerals. In the North of England the leaves were once added to milk to curdle or thicken it.

Ref: IMG 2757

Date: 21/06/13

Location: Upper Teesdale, UK