Can a venus fly trap digest human flesh?

Answer The Venus flytrap plant receives nutrients from oxygen, fertilizer applications and the occasional small insect that lands in the trap. A Venus flytrap is not able to bite off a piece of human fles... Read More »

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How big can the Venus fly trap get?

The maximum size of a Venus fly trap is about 5 inches in diameter, according to the International Carnivorous Plant Society. The leaf traps typically grow to a maximum of 1 inch in length, but par... Read More »

Venus Fly Trap Classification?

The Roman goddess of love shares her name with of the most infamous of plants, the toothy Venus Fly Trap. Now a popular novelty houseplant, it was once thought to be a myth, according to Susan Carl... Read More »

Venus Fly Trap Diet?

The Venus flytrap, known scientifically as Dionaea muscipula, is rare in its natural habitats. According to the North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources, fewer than 150,000 ... Read More »

Can a venus fly trap eat spiders?

Venus flytraps capture prey, including spiders, as a source of energy. Their prey also includes insects, amphibians and small mammals. The Venus flytrap's prey is attracted to the sweet-smelling ne... Read More »