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Venus Fly Trap

skyamsen gsus_saves at cheerful.com
Tue Apr 28 05:46:43 EST 1998

>2- Can the Flytrap actually live without flies for a prolonged period- can
>they live off of sunlight alone? (In other words, would one survive indoors
>as a houseplant in a bug free environment?)

As a house plant, they can be fed with nutrients.  however, if there is too
much nutrients, the fly trap apparatus will probably not form.  So it can
live as a normal plant.


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