How do I take care of a Venus flytrap?

Answer Soil and HumidityKeep your Venus flytrap plant in nutrient-poor soil. It's used to these conditions and will die if it's placed in fertilized soil or given mineral-rich water. The flytrap should al... Read More »

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How do I care for a Venus flytrap?

Simulated EnvironmentSimulate a healthy environment for your Venus flytrap by providing high humidity, plenty of moisture, bright light and acidic soil. Terrariums, old aquariums or even jars make ... Read More »

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 raise a Venus flytrap?

LightPlace the Venus flytrap in a location that will receive very bright indirect sun. Indoors in a lightly shaded southern-facing widow will be sufficient. Two 40-watt fluorescent tubes placed abo... Read More »

How do I grow the Venus flytrap?

MoistureWater the Venus flytrap plant with rainwater. Keep compost consistently moist to imitate the tropical forest soil of the plant's natural habitat.HumidityKeep surrounding air humid to replic... Read More »