Giant 'meat-eating' plant found
August 13, 2009 | 16 comments
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Botanists have discovered a new species of giant carnivorous plant in the Philippines. The plant is so large that it is able to catch not only insects but rats as well, luring them to their doom inside its leafy trap.
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.
Source: BBC News
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