Do the Flowers of Carnivorous Plants Smell Bad?

Carnivorous plant flowers are strong smelling. Some people think the blossoms are extremely sweet smelling, but others are offended by the smell. The carnivorous plants use scent to attract insects to eat.

Keywords: carnivorous plant flowers, carnivorous plant smell, insect-eating plants

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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.