Scientific name of venus fly trap?

Answer "Dionaea muscipula"

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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 »

What is a venus fly trap?

In the plant world, few species are as interesting as the venus fly trap or Dionaea muscipula, a plant that traps and digests small insects as a source of nutrients.IdentificationThe flowers of the... 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 »

How Is the Venus Fly Trap Dangerous?

The Venus fly trap (Dionaea Ellis) has made appearances in movies, plays and pop culture because of its ability to devour insects. The plant has spade-shaped leaves that open and close, like large ... Read More »