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By adbarnesh
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Joined:  Tue Sep 20, 2022 10:27 pm
i fed my smaller trap the tiniest spider and it closed right away but the older traps arent closing on dried mealworms. I tried feeding 2 mealworms in 1 big trap with motion but still didn't close. mine has been recently repotted from the store
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By optique
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Joined:  Fri May 24, 2019 11:15 pm
show us photo's of the plant. but my blind guess is light starved plants have no energy.
By Sundews69
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@optique is correct. That plant is very light starved. try to acclimate it the higher light over a week or two.
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