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Q.Venus Fly Trap Stem Turning Dark

Zone 28584-9733 | asksmb added on August 22, 2020 | Answered

The stalk of my Venus fly trap is turning dark like it’s dying, but the plant itself is thriving. New growth and new leaves. What is happening? The plant is drooping over because the stalk doesn’t seem to be strong enough to hold the body up.

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Answered on August 24, 2020

Unfortunately, your photo did not come through.

Because of the nature of their environment, they are very prone to fungal infections. It is good to have fungicides on hand to treat them occasionally.

Here are some articles that will help:




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