Venus Flytrap ‘All Red’ is a beautiful form of flytrap that turns a deep maroon color under strong light. The red color is caused by an abundance of pigment in the plant cells called anthocyanin. Like all flytraps, this plant must undergo a cool winter dormancy in order to stay healthy long term.
Dionaea muscipula ‘All Red’
$12.00 – $17.00
Size and packing method: Bare root plants are 1.5-2 inches in diameter and potted plants are 3-4 inches in diameter. Bare root plants will be carefully wrapped in a damp paper towel during shipping. Potted specimens are planted in 2 inch pots and will be packed securely to prevent dislodgement.
Mature size: 3-4 inches in diameter
Light: Full sun
Soil: Carnivorous Plant Soil Mix, pure peat, or peat-sand mix
Feeding: Feed bugs, dried bloodworms, or fish food every 2-3 weeks, in addition foliar feeding with Maxsea may be beneficial since traps do not close well
Water: Keep wet at all times, provide water that is low in salts and minerals such as rain or distilled water
Temperature: 65-82°F during warm months, 32-55°F during cool months
Dormancy period: Reduce temperatures to 32-55°F, shorten light periods to 10 hours, and provide less water (but don’t allow to dry out). Keep the plant in dormancy conditions for 3-5 months.
Planting and adjustment instructions will be included with your shipment.