Image Gallery: Carnivorous Plants

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Venus flytrap

Credit: Goron Miller, Dreamstime
There's something unsettling about the idea of meat-eating plants, as this trapped Pacific tree frog can attest. Venus flytraps are one of the few plants…Read More »

that can move rapidly enough to capture bugs (and sometimes small mammals) for digestion.   Less «
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