Australian pitcher plant definition

  • noun:
    • the Cephalotus follicularis, the lowest saxifragaceous herb having two types of radical leaves, some oblanceolate and whole, others transformed into small ovoid pitchers, longitudinally triple-winged and ciliated, the lips covered with a lid shaped like a cockleshell.
    • a carnivorous perennial herb having an eco-friendly pitcher and hinged cover both with purple edges; western Australian Continent

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