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A Bug Munching Plant

Pitcher Plants includes several varieties of carnivorous plants that are cleverly designed to trap insects.

The rim of the pitcher shaped leaf becomes slippery with dew or nectar, causing insects to slide into its tubular cavity. 88 more words

Flowers

4 fly-eating plants to grow indoors (and how to keep them happy)

Tired of gnats around the kitchen sink? Or just feeling adventurous? Grow carnivorous plants and never struggle with flies again. 448 more words

Garden

Crafty Pitcher Plants Prove No Brains Are Better than One

It could be called the art of war — there’s no good reason to kill a simple scout when you can lure an entire army into an ambush. 85 more words

Wildlife

News Round-Up October 5th-11th

Hello, and welcome to the #bioscisews round-up! This is the place where you can find all the important biosci new stories from the past week, in a short, digestible paragraph. 175 more words

Biology

Big Bog State Recreation Area

Believe it or not, I have some new pictures to share. Between landscaping and training Cricket in the sport of agility, I just haven’t had any opportunity this year to pursue photography. 808 more words

Landscape

Limited edition archival quality prints

I am delighted to offer a strictly limited edition of ten double-mounted giclée prints of my painting of Heliamphora heterodoxa, which won a silver-gilt medal at the 2015 Botanical & Floral Art in Bloom Exhibition in Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland. 136 more words

Botanical Art