Nepenthes Attenboroughii is the Largest Carnivorous Shrub

By: Jung Tae Kim - Published: Aug 21, 2009 • References: thesun
The Nepenthes attenboroughii, a new species of plant that has been discovered by a team of British scientists, is known to be the largest meat-eating-shrub.

Caught on film above, the Nepenthes attenboroughii lures its prey using sweet scent to its slippery "mouth" and dissolves its catch using its digestive enzymes. This extraordinary plant has been discovered on Mount Victoria in the Philippines.

Named after famous wildlife broadcaster Sir David Attenborough, Nepenthes attenboroughii maybe a good house plant to resolve all of your rodent problems. Stats for Meat-Eating Plants Trending: Older & Mild
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