Venus Flytrap - Dentate Traps
Ease to Grow: Easy to Moderate
Native Range: Cape Fear River Basin, North and South Carolina
Zones: 6 to 9 (5-10)
Venus Flytrap Dentate Traps has short stout triangular guard hairs that resemble jagged teeth. The coloration of the traps is of the typical green/red pattern, with deeper red in bright light. The dentated teeth may not appear early in the season or on juvenile traps. It is an official cultivar of ICPS. This is the same cultivar as "Dente" or "Dentate."
Plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp sphagnum moss. In it's dormant season, it will be shipped as a dormant corm. Photographs are representative of the cultivar, and not the specific plant shipped.
Plant Type: Perennial, warm temperate
Bloom Time: June to July
Bloom Color: White
Soil: Upper Bog Mix or General CP Mix
Light: Bright indoors, full sun to partial sun outdoors
Water: Consistently moist
Use: Grows well in the bog garden, greenhouse and indoors. It is an excellent subject for terrariums