Carnivorous Plants [BP-003]
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Grade Level:Early Elementary, Elementary, Middle School, High School
Item Type:Exhibit Case
Categories:Plants
Topics:Plants, Prairie

Discover the methods by which these unique plants derive a fraction of their nourishment from the capture and digestion of small animals. The Pitcher Plant, Venus Flytrap, Sundew and Bladderwort all use specialized techniques to carry out their carnivorous diet.


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