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Regarding fly trap soil

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ZBoyer

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Hello,

I was wondering if someone on here could help my out. My Venus Fly Trap is growing rather large, and the pot that it was in when I bought it is not big enough anymore. I'd like to change it's pot somehow, but I don't know what kind of soil to use. First of all, should I ever need to change the pot? If so, what kind of soil should I use?

Thank you for your help!
 
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Yes, you probably need to repot.  As for the type of soil, people have many different opinions.  Basically, it needs to be acidic and hold water.  Personally, I favor Long fibered spaghnum moss, but there are other mixtures that work equally well.  This is a great website for VFT info, check it out! Great Site

Hope this helps

SF
 
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