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A friend mentioned this plant, seen in a catalogue and described as a slug-eating plant; I wondered if anyone had one and can they really see off slugs?!
In theory yes-this is what Kew say about it
It is unlikely to make much difference to the slug population
I have one of those . Never seen it attract a slug but it does make a mean fly soup.
I suppose it would be possible if it was a much larger plant.
it' s certainly an interesting looking plant....wouldn't go hungry in my garden !!! did you find it easy to grow / take care of?
I only started growing carnivorous plants last year but up to now it seems to be surviving. I also have a sundew and a venus flytrap. I wouldn't say they are difficult but they can only be watered with rainwater and not be allowed to dry out in Summer. They require a resting period through the winter like other plants but I'll know better in Spring.
This is the pitcher plant - not a very good photo though, Sorry.
You can just about see the fly on the left that it's about to catch.