Live Venus Fly Trap Plant (Dionaea) for biology and life science contains clamshell-like leaves with a reddish inner surface that serves to attract insects. Stimuli on inner surface induce the trap to rapidly close.
Venus' Flytrap (Dionaea). Clamshell-like leaves with a reddish inner surface that serves to attract insects. Successive stimuli on this inner surface induce the trap to rapidly close. Maintain on sphagnum/peat in bog terraria.
Carnivorous plants are fascinating and beautiful plants that should be present in every classroom. Although primarily photosynthetic, these plants exhibit elaborate adaptations to carnivory that are believed to enable them to thrive in nutrient- and nitrogen-poor soils. Carnivorous plants are shipped bare-root, ready to be transplanted.