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Venus flytrap

[after the insect-eating plant] See firewall machine.
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Dionaea muscipula, however, was quite insensitive to leaf nutrient supply, and the effect of soil nutrient supply was slightly negative (cf.
The third group, named "nutrient-modest species," comprises Drosera closterostigma and perhaps also Dionaea muscipula [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1D OMITTED].
Dionaea muscipula grew very poorly in a conventional clay-loam garden soil (Roberts & Oosting, 1958).