Pinguicula debbertiana ‘Metallic Purple’

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Pinguicula debbertiana ‘Metallic Purple’ is a perennial heterophyllous species that produces two distinct types of leaves, compact winter rosette with succulent leaves during winter and summer rosette that consists of 20-30 leaves covered with sessile and glandular hairs. Pinguicula debbertiana is native to San Luis  Potosí, México and was discovered in 1989 by Paul Debbert.

The plants on the pictures are representative, you will get a similar plant. [Plants are not flowering at the moment]

You'll get a similar plant to the ones in the pictures. Please note that some plants are greener than others but will turn purplish under intense light.

The plants are shipped bare root in a plastic container to protect the plants. We ship the plants on Monday and Wednesday to avoid the weekend cut off.

Our plants are about 0.75-1" in diameter.

The plant has been growing under LED lights with a temperature of 75~80° during the day and 55~70° at night.


It is strongly recommended to get a heating pack during the winter to protect your plant from low temperatures, we are not responsible for dead plants that did not have a heating pack during transit. 1 heating pack per order is enough.

Plant size About 0.75-1" in diameter
Light A sunny windowsill, T5, or LED lights
Potting medium Mexican Pinguicula mix
Feeding Fish food or bugs every 3-4 weeks
Water Keep soil moist
Humidity 50-80%
Temperature 55-85°F
Mature plant size 1" (Depending on care)
Dormancy None, nevertheless, plant may go into a succulent state during Winter (depending on temperatures).

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