venus flytrap not re opening

nepthesMay 11, 2009

my venus flytrap has to traps that arent re ate a slug and the other ate a fly and both arent reopening. what am I doing wrong?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

You are doing nothing wrong. Just leave it alone! Everything will be alright. Seriously. People baby these things way too much.

    Bookmark   May 11, 2009 at 8:07PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

It usually takes about 7 to 10 days for the VFT digest a fly. Be patient.

    Bookmark   May 12, 2009 at 1:36AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
peat/sand mix
This might seem like a silly question, just starting...
Dang whitefly infestation on pitcher plants
Hello dearies, I was wondering if anyone had a good...
My huge pitcher from propagation (N. ventrata)
Hi I'm new in this forum and I want to show you my...
Sarracenia Barba brown tips
I bought a Sarracenia Barba earlier this year and it...
Advice on Venus Fly Trap care
Hello everyone, I just recently I bought a venus fly...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™