Venus' Fly Trap

Venus' Fly Trap
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How to care for Venus' Fly Trap

  • Light: Full Sun

    Place in a bright room that is sun drenched almost all day. Or directly in a south-facing window.

  • Watering need: High demand

    This is a water-loving plant, it does not like to dry up much. Before watering feel the soil - the top layer of soil can be slightly dry and the soil below should be a bit moist, but not wet, when watering again. Squeeze a bit of soil between your fingers - if water seeps out it’s still wet.

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Never, ever water it with tap water or fertilizer since that can kill it almost instantly. Read more

The Best Way to Water Your Venus Fly Trap

Venus Fly Traps thrive best on getting plenty of water, so they require fairly frequent watering.

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How to Mist Your Plant

Misting instructions

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Overwintering Your Plant

Some plants prefer to be kept in a cold place during the winter, but still with sufficient light.

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