Welcome to the Carnivorous Plant Resource

Carnivorous Plant Resource is your guide to the fascinating and educational world of carnivorous plants. You’ll learn about the beautiful and deadly traps of different species, discover beginner and advanced cultivation techniques, and explore our extensive (and growing!) database of carnivorous plant species and hybrids. We’ll continuously provide additional resources via our blog and info on hobbyist meetups, so visit us frequently and follow us on social media for updates!


Triffid – Triffidus celestus

Triffidus celestus is an ambulatory, highly venomous carnivorous plant with unknown origins that can grow to an average height of 7 feet but has been sighted at heights exceeding 10 feet. A firm stalk, or stem, with sprays of leathery green leaves and three accompanying small sticks will grow up from a woody bole in the ground.