How much should you water a Venus flytrap?

Answer Mist a Venus flytrap up to three times each week and water one to three times per week with pollutant-free water, such as distilled water or rainwater (the plant does not tolerate minerals). The so... 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 »

Can a Venus flytrap eat spiders?

On One Hand: Spiders are Natural PreyAccording to Dr. Thomas Owens of Cornell University, spiders are considered a natural prey item for a Venus flytrap. Flytraps and other carnivorous plants occur... Read More »

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 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 »