Dionaea muscipula "Dente Flytrap"

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A cultivated variety that has short, triangular teeth. The leaves tend to grow upright during the growing season. Because of its shorter teeth, It tends to capture insects by their heads!
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Plants You Receive

Small-sized plants are shipped in 3-inch pots.  Plants may reach flowering maturity within 2-3 growing seasons.  
All cold-hardy perennials are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon. Their appearance will change with the seasons.

April-May: Emerging from dormancy.  
June-September: Plants are in active growth. Best growth occurs in late summer.
October-December: Plants stop growing and wil drop its traps.  A few will remain.  
January-March: Plants are still dormant. Most traps from the previous season will be cut off.

General Care

Type of Plant: Cold-hardy perennial for outdoor container growing.
Sunlight: Full sun, 6+ hours of direct sunlight, during the growing season.  
Water: Low-mineral water (50 ppm or less).  Set in standing water to keep media wet.
Soil: Equal parts peat moss and perlite.  No garden soil, compost, or fertilizer.
Winter: Dormant.  Mulch in USDA zones 6 or colder.

Care info will be provided.


  • 5
    great plant

    Posted by Christopher on January 6, 2022

    Healthy plant, well pack and fast shipping…a great place to buy carnivorous plants!

  • 5
    "Dente Flytrap"

    Posted by Lynn Adams on December 29, 2021

    An added bonus (because it was free). Arrived in excellent condition. Sleeping now but will join all of it's mates in the spring.

  • 5
    Good size plant

    Posted by Alberto Cardenas on December 29, 2021

    Plants arrived timely manner and satisfied with my purchase. Please grow more cultivars VFT!!

  • 4
    A very good product

    Posted by Dylan J Harvey on December 27, 2021

    An absolutely wonderful little bundle of flytraps which are all quite alive and well a month later. I am always amazed at the care of shipping given to all the plants sold here.

  • 5
    My “Dente Flytrap”

    Posted by kathie adams on December 27, 2021

    It arrived, safe and sound. Wrapped lovingly and securely, it survived shipping across the country and has settled into its new home beautifully. Can’t wait for spring, when it will begin actively growing again.

  • 5
    My plant was very well packaged, it is dormant but looking very healthy.

    Posted by Kimberly Bahle on December 26, 2021

    I am very pleased with the whole purchase process

  • 5
    New free Venus trap. ,

    Posted by kathie adams on December 26, 2021

    I have received 3 carnivorous plaits from Saravina, and they have all done great

  • 5
    Dente Flytrap

    Posted by Karen on December 26, 2021

    Beautiful flytrap. Packaging was wonderful. Love this flytrap.