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By Aidan Pfadt
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Joined:  Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:36 pm
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I am a first time owner of a Venus fly trap and Last month I took my flytrap out of hibernation (I live in an extremely cold climate so I had to do some things manually) I was wondering if after a month of being out of hibernation if it is fine if my new traps are still very small. I would think that by this point they would be normal sized and open and ready to catch bugs but I guess not.
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By That one plant boi
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#350596
Depending on how old your flytrap is, It could take some time until it starts producing larger traps. Some pics would help solve the issue though.

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By Matt
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Welcome to FlytrapCare!

As others have already written, there are a number of reasons that the new traps could be small. If you could post a good, clear photo of your plant, that would go a long way for people to be able to give targeted feedback as to what might (or might not!) be ailing your Venus flytrap.
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