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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Pinguicula caerulea Walt.
Blue butterwort, Blueflower butterwort, Violet butterwort
USDA Symbol: PICA7
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Blue Butterwort is a member of the bladderwort family (family Lentibulariaceae). Bladderworts are herbs of moist or aquatic habitats, usually carnivorous, with flowers solitary or in racemes.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May
FL , GA , NC , SC USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2010-05-01
Research By: TWC Staff