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Enjoy "Digging Into the Gardens" blog, written by Denver Botanic Gardens' staff.

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Plant Predators: Adhesive Traps

December 7, 2018 Tamara Kilbane
In part two of this series, we talked about carnivorous plants that use passive traps to catch insects and other small prey. Next, we cover the third and final trapping mechanism used by predatory
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Plant Predators: Passive Traps

October 31, 2018 Tamara Kilbane
In part one of this series, we talked about carnivorous plants that use active traps to capture their prey. Next, we cover another trapping mechanism used by multiple species of predatory plants
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Plant Predators: Active Traps

October 18, 2018 Tamara Kilbane
As Halloween draws near, it seems fitting to highlight a group of bloodthirsty plants that lure, capture and devour insects (and sometimes even small mammals) in order to survive in the nutrient-poor

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