Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

Photo-a-day 143/365 Butterwort

Originally uploaded by Helen in Wales

Butterwort is a carnivorous plant that grows on peat bogs. These were growing by a tiny pool. If you look at the large size, you can see the flies stuck to the fleshy leaves.

Apparently they flower, but it must be too early at the moment.
Tags: 365 photo project, photography

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