Dionaea muscipula

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  • noun

Synonyms for Dionaea muscipula

carnivorous plant of coastal plains of the Carolinas having sensitive hinged marginally bristled leaf blades that close and entrap insects

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Micropropagation of the Venus Fly-trap, Dionaea muscipula, Using in-vitro Techniques.
Dionaea muscipula, however, was quite insensitive to leaf nutrient supply, and the effect of soil nutrient supply was slightly negative (cf.
The third group, named "nutrient-modest species," comprises Drosera closterostigma and perhaps also Dionaea muscipula [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1D OMITTED].
Dionaea muscipula grew very poorly in a conventional clay-loam garden soil (Roberts & Oosting, 1958).