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Carnivorous plant photo gallery

Odd : Boing Boing (5 years ago)

Smithsonian posted a lovely slideshow of ten carnivorous plants. Of course, classics like the Venus Flytrap and Pitcher plant are featured, but so are several I wasn't familiar with such as the Waterwheel, Rainbow plant, and King su... Read Post

10 Dazzling Poisonous Carnivorous Plants Life on Earth

Odd : Off Stuff Magazine (2 years ago)

There are over a quarter of a million species of flowering plants. Of these, only around 630 are known to be carnivorous. Carnivorous plants are plants that derive some or most of their nutrients from trapping and consuming animals ... Read Post

For Carnivorous Plants, Slow But Steady Wins The Race

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (5 years ago)

The existence of carnivorous plants has fascinated botanists and non-botanists alike for centuries and raises the question, "Why are some plants carnivorous?" By measuring the construction cost of carbon needed to create these plant... Read Post


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