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    Noticed one of my VFTs had ten traps that had caught a fly. Never seen one so efficient at catching bugs. Wonder what the most one has caught at one time would be (of course manual feeding not permitted).

    Anyone beat ten?

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    all together my vfts hav caught 54 in 3 days. I have 7 vfts

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    I have forty-seven (but 32 are seed sprouted and very small).

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    I grew my VFTs outside all season and I was surprised at how many insects they caught. As soon as a new trap opened up, it would catch an insect within 12 hours.

    Brian

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    [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile.gif[/img]

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    curlingguy, thats a awsome pic of your VFT with all the traps full with flies. Beautiful VFT you have there. Its to cold for flies here so i had to feed mine. I just use a container of fly larva from the bait store, keep them warm enough and they pupate into flies within a week then i can feed my VFTs.. Thanks for sharring the pic and everything about your VFTs.. [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile_m_32.gif[/img]
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    Hmmm...... it begs the question..... is this incredibly competent plant in your room? [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile_m_32.gif[/img] [img]http://www.**********.com/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/new/smile_k_ani_32.gif[/img]

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    1) Jimscott I don't get your point.
    2) The VFT is growing indoors in my kitchen area.
    3) Here's another photo (three that I gif'd together)

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