New carnivorous plant big enough to eat rats

rat eating plant

A new species of giant carnivorous plant has been discovered in the highlands of the central Philippines.

The pitcher plant is among the largest of all pitchers and is so big that it can catch rats as well as insects in its leafy trap.

BBC:
Giant ‘meat-eating’ plant found

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  1. Very cool! Now if we could only cultivate them to be big enough to eat stray toddlers and poodles :)

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