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Author: Paul Date: Aug 21, 2006 19:50
> Hi everyone
> Does anyone else here grow a venus fly trap? I have one and it has two
> flower stems on it - one about 14in and the other about 12in
> I'm asking because it Autumn is on its way and I wondered what other
> people did with theirs over the winter. I have been told that it should
> be put somewhere cold to stop it from trying to grow. Is this the case?
> Many thanks
you shouldn't really let them flower as it weakens the plant. they go
dormant over the winter, keep it some where cool and keep the peat moist not
wet, don't sit it in water.