Come see us in person at the Enka/Candler Tailgate Market every Thursday from 3-6. Check the blog for more details. Happy growing 💚
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Buy Local

We are participating in the Enka/Candler Tailgate Market this year! Come by every Thursday (rain or shine) from 3-6 and pick up your new favorite carnivorous plant. We typically have a variety of sundews, flytraps, nepenthes and sarracenia. If carnivorous aren't your thing- we also have begonias and other tropical houseplants. The Market is located at the Enka campus for AB Tech (across from Ingles)  1465 Sand Hill Rd, Candler, NC 28715

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Heads up- New 4" pots

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Heads up- New 4" pots

We have been having a difficult time getting in basics like pots and media. The in-stock date of our preferred 4" pot that we have been using since the beginning keeps getting pushed back until it has been categorized as TBD. We have searched other vendors but cannot find this particular size so we have had to order in a different but comparable pot. The new pot is not as thick and is tapered more at the bottom but the overall dimensions are similar. Hopefully we can switch back to our old tried and true pot but until then these...

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FAQ about VENUS FLYTRAPS

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FAQ about VENUS FLYTRAPS

Venus Flytraps are one on the most recognized carnivorous plant on the planet. We even see them influence pop culture (think Mario Bros and Little Shop of Horrors). They have a reputation for being picky and difficult to care for but most of that comes from a lack of knowledge. Once you understand what the plants need and what they are telling you, you can grow them for years to come! First things first: Basic Care Watering: This is one of the most important pieces of information. They like to be moist and never dry out. Typically I like to...

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Dormancy FAQ

Dormancy FAQ

If you have been researching and learning about carnivorous plants, you might have come across the idea of dormancy. We get a lot of questions every year about dormancy and dormant plants so I thought I would try to answer some of the most frequently asked questions. What is dormancy? - It is when a plant will either stop or slow growth during unfavorable conditions. Think of it like plant hibernation. Do all cps go through dormancy? -Not every plant will go through a dormant period and not every plant's dormancy is the same. Generally tropical cps like nepenthes, some drosera, some...

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We are now taking plant orders!

We are now taking plant orders!

We have just started adding inventory to our shop! We will beginning shipping live plant orders the week of 2/22 but we will be watching the weather and planning accordingly. Check back often as our inventory will change as plants grow and become ready for sale- this is especially true of any of our temperate selections.

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