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Weird, carnivorous plants

Most people are probably aware that some plants are carnivorous (insectivorous), but many probably don’t know much other than the venus fly trap.  In fact, there are quite a few varieties of insect-hungry plants.  In fact, there are more than 660 species of known carnivorous plants. The plant pictured here captures its prey by luring [...]