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Dionaea muscipula "Red Sawtooth Flytrap"
Red Sawtooth Flytrap


 
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General Description
 
The red sawtooth flytrap is a rare variant. It is red throughout, and the traps have finely serrations along the edges. Compared to some of the larger forms of flytrap, the red sawtooth flytrap is much smaller and slower growing. We've rarely seen this plant grow larger than 2-3 inches across. It's still unusual and makes a great addition to any cold hardy collection. Supply is limited.

Plants You Receive
Your plant will be shipped potted in a 3-inch pot. It will reach flowering maturity within 1-2 growing seasons.

All cold hardy plants are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon and experience the changes of the seasons. Care instructions are provided.

Please watch the monthly video podcast for examples of how your plant may look at this time of the year and important growing tips for the season.

Natural Habitat
Coastal plains of North Carolina

Type of Plant
Cold hardy perennial for outdoor growing.

Size of Adult Plants
5 inches tall.

Sunlight
Full sun, 6 or more hours of direct sunlight.

Water
Use mineral-free water or water low in minerals (less than 50 parts per million). Keep the soil wet by setting the plant in a dish of standing water.

Soil
Use 1 part peat moss and 1 part perlite (or washed river sand). Avoid fertilizers, regular garden soil, and compost.

Growing Season
May - October. Plant goes dormant at the onset of frost.

Winter Care
Hardy of winter frost. Mulch in USDA zones 7 and colder.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 13 Write a review »

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Arrived beutiful July 15, 2019
Reviewer: George from Fort Smith, AR United States  
Arrived on time, in good shape and is growing wonderfully.

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my sawtooth. October 31, 2016
Reviewer: Corrine Murphy from Concord, CA United States  
Hi,
To all those who read this.....

I have for the past 3 going on 4 years now
I have every plant alive and doing well that I have ever bought from this company.
They take care of them self all I do is make sure they have the water they need the rest is up to them and they do well starting from small little plants and needing to be divided on only their second year.
I love all the plants that I got from this company I bought a few from others but they're not the same not even close so I don't experiment any longer I stick with the best and the best is with Northwest sarracenia.


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plants September 6, 2016
Reviewer: steven porter from jax, FL United States  
very nice plants. arrived fast in good condition

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Awesome August 21, 2016
Reviewer: Robert scott from Boise, ID United States  
Love this plant, produces very small traps but they are very cool and catch a ton of smaller flys. Must have if you are a collector

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Red sawtooth August 8, 2016
Reviewer: Peter Keller from Holbrook N.Y., NY United States  
Rec,d upright plant, nice color,  smaller traps

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