Sarracenia are the Pitcher Plants of North America. They are found in parts of America with a similar climate to the UK. They are brightly coloured with an almost flower like quality
Cobra lilies are related to Sarracenia but have a striking apron and dome. The flowers are also very colourful. They are found in the Rocky Mountain area of the USA.
Sundews are found all over the world and come in a large
variety of forms. They trap their prey by suffocation by glistening
tentacles. Our native sundews are found in bogs and fens.
Venus flytraps are the world best known snaptrap. This unique method which evolved from the sticky traps of sundews.
Butterworts are found throughout the world and are passive sticky traps. They may look normal but their leaves are covered with tiny hairs which trap small flies.
Learn about which carnivorous plants are native to the UK and where they are found
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