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By IBurke
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Joined:  Wed Mar 16, 2011 1:53 am
Alright so i have a couple of traps turning brown and black, and i was wondering for cutting them off do i just cut off the trap or the whole leaf part with the trap?

Thanks in advance.
By Daniel_G
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Joined:  Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:27 pm
If the leaf balde is still green, keep it, it can still be used to gain energy through photosynthesis, only get rid of the bits that are brown :)
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By victor
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Joined:  Sun Dec 12, 2010 12:42 am
Okay, and good luckwith your plant!!! :D
By Sky924
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Joined:  Mon Nov 08, 2010 11:54 pm
cut the trap but if possible leave the leaf, It can still phtosynthesize light for additional food as long as it is green Pardon the spelling i cant spell photosynthesize.

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