The Average Size of a Venus Flytrap

The average size of an entire Venus flytrap plant is around 4 to 5 inches and the average size of a single Venus leaf trap is around 1 inch across. The Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula) is a carnivorous plant.

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Janet Teas has been writing professionally since 1993. She is an architectural color consultant, avid gardener and decorator. She has written home and garden articles for publications such as "Better Homes & Gardens," "Hometown Cooking," "Country Woman" and "The Essential Herbal" magazine. Teas received a Bachelor of Music in music education from Bowling Green State University.