How do I pollinate a Venus flytrap?

Answer Collecting PollenScrape the powdery pollen from one of the anthers on the flower using a toothpick. There are numerous anthers surrounding the green center of the flower, which is called the stigma... Read More »

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How big is a venus flytrap?

The carnivorous plant Venus Flytrap ranges in size and height according to environment. Flower stalks can reach 14 inches and the leaves up to 4.5 inches, including the trap of up to 1.5 inches.Sou... Read More »

How do I look after a Venus flytrap?

EnvironmentProvide a humid, moist environment for your Venus flytrap by planting it in a terrarium or glass container, an old aquarium will work well. Use a soil mixture that contains sand and spha... Read More »

Where did the name Venus Flytrap come from?

The name for the Venus Flytrap plant came from Arthur Dobbs, the British colonial governor of North Carolina from 1754 to 1765. Dobbs sent a letter to botanist Peter Collinson describing the plant ... Read More »

How to Repot a Venus Flytrap?

Venus flytraps are fascinating plants. Unlike most vegetables or flowers, Venus flytraps require sustenance from insects. However, like vegetables or flowers, they require water, soil, sunlight, an... Read More »