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Dionaea muscipula King Henry Flytrap [DORMANT]

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$11.95 $7.95
(141 reviews)

This variety of flytrap produces upright yellow traps. The mouths of the traps have a splash of reddish orange. It grows very vigorously and sends up multiple traps at once. It also produces larger than normal traps when it matures, up to 1 1/2 inches. Because of the long petioles, the leaves flop over due to the weight of the large traps. This is probably why it was called King Henry!

Type of Plant: Outdoor perennial for container growing.
Height: Up to 5 inches at maturity.
Sunlight: Full sun during the growing season.
Water: Low-mineral water (50 ppm or less).
Soil: Equal parts peat moss and perlite only.
Winter: Dormant. Minimal protection in USDA zones 7-9. Mulch in colder regions.

PLANT YOU RECEIVE
• Juvenile plant, acclimated for outdoor growing.
• Shipped in a 3-inch pot. Care instructions are included.

Photos illustrate summer growth. Appearance changes with the seasons at the time of shipping. See below for more information.

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Plants are grown outdoors at our nursery in Oregon.

January-March: Plant is dormant with few traps.
April: Spring growth will appear by the end of the month.
May: Still waking up. Fully developed traps will gradually appear.
June-August: Full display of traps.
September: Plant is slowing down. Upright traps start to drop.
October: Dormancy begins. Fewer traps. No new growth until spring.
November-December: Plant is dormant. Browned traps are cut off.

Monthly Care Video

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Reviews

  • 5
    Very Healthy

    Posted by James Smith on October 28, 2021

    The King Henry I received was very healthy and nice shape after being shipped.

  • 5
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    Posted by Ross Christianson on July 15, 2020

  • 3
    Didnt see it was going to be {Sm}

    Posted by Neal Crowley on July 13, 2020

    the flytrap is doing great its a lot smaller then i thought it would be and the traps are pretty small to im hoping next year i will see bigger traps !

  • 5
    Arrived in excellent condition.

    Posted by Colleen Nielson on July 12, 2020

    Impressed with the condition they arrived in and the quality of the plant. Beautiful.

  • 5
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    Posted by JL on June 14, 2020

  • 5
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    Posted by Jess Undereiner on June 4, 2020

  • 5
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    Posted by Brandon Smith on June 1, 2020

  • 5
    Spectacular

    Posted by Larry Cary on May 31, 2020

    The healthiest carnivorous plant I’ve ever purchased. I highly recommend this company!

  • 5
    Great plants

    Posted by Kerry S. on May 29, 2020

    These plants came in great condition and have continued to do well after planting. I have one in a bathtub garden and one in a water dish on the back porch. These are the best flytraps I have ever bought and I have purchased many. I also purchased the beginners guide to carnivorous plants which is easy to read and has alot of great information.

  • 5
    Excellent

    Posted by Unknown on May 18, 2020

    Excellent service and product. Our flytrap arrived safely through the mail and is thriving!

  • 5
    All plants are great!

    Posted by Todd Eachus on May 3, 2020

    All plants are great!

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    Posted by Michael Freelove on April 26, 2020