Re: Venus Fly trap in the mail

Steve Reed (
Sat, 03 Sep 1994 14:07:51 -0400

>> I just got three 5 year old venus fly trap bulbs in the mail
>> and placed them into my CP terririum. Now after reading more
>> I'm wondering about the dorment period for it, Two of the three
>> bulbs are coming up great, But I don't know what to do now, Should
>> I take the one out that wasn't started growing at put into the refrigerater?
>> How about the 2 that's growing already?
>> Let them go til about nov. or Dec, and then start cooling
>> them off?
>> Help
>Where did you order them from? Are those the 'all red' type?

I ordered from:
Peter Pauls Nurseries
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone 716-394-7397

BTW what are RED type of Venus fly traps?
Thought that there is only one variety?
Anyways 10 yo and OVER bulbs are 4 for $10
5-10 yo bulbs for 6 for $10
3-5 yo bulbs for 12 for $13, 6 for $7
ALso sell seeds for $3.25 a packet