Savage Garden: Cultivating Carnivorous Plants

Savage Garden: Cultivating Carnivorous Plants

by Peter D'Amato
     
 

Just about everyone's familiar with the Venus flytrap...but did you know that there are pitcher plants that can-and do!-digest an entire rat? Or that there are several hundred species of carnivorous plants on our planet? Full-color photographs of the plants at work and play, plus everything you need to know to successfully grow your own Little Shop of… See more details below

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Just about everyone's familiar with the Venus flytrap...but did you know that there are pitcher plants that can-and do!-digest an entire rat? Or that there are several hundred species of carnivorous plants on our planet? Full-color photographs of the plants at work and play, plus everything you need to know to successfully grow your own Little Shop of Horrors.Awards1999 American Horticultural Society Book Award Winner ReviewsHow to get kids interested in gardening? The San Francisco Chronicle recommends The Savage Garden, "because there's nothing children like better than catching insects and feeding them to their houseplants."

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ISBN-13:
9780898159158
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

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